Cisco has re-released a security advisory and software updates to address the Cisco Unified IP Phones local kernel system call input validation vulnerability.
This alert contains CVSS scoring supplied by Cisco, the primary vendor of the affected product. Cisco indicates through the CVSS score that functional exploit code exists; however, the code is not known to be publicly available.
Version 2, January 17, 2013, 11:18 AM: Cisco has re-released a security advisory and an Engineering Special release to address the Cisco Unified IP Phones local kernel system call input validation vulnerability.
Version 1, January 9, 2013, 11:16 AM: Cisco Unified IP Phones 7900 Series contains a vulnerability that could allow a local attacker to execute code or modify arbitrary memory with elevated privileges. Updates are not available.Show Less
The security vulnerability applies to the following combinations of products.
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