Administrators are advised to apply the appropriate updates.
Users are advised not to open email messages from suspicious or unrecognized sources. If users cannot verify that links or attachments included in email messages are safe, they are advised not to open them.
The Cisco Applied Intelligence team has created the following companion document to guide administrators in identifying and mitigating attempts to exploit this vulnerability prior to applying updated software: Identifying and Mitigating Exploitation of Multiple Vulnerabilities in the Cisco Video Surveillance Manager
Administrators may consider following the suggested mitigation or remediation steps as described in Securing Cisco Video Surveillance Manager Release 6.x: Best Practices and Recommendations
, and removing the Broadware sample code as described in the "Workarounds" section of the security advisory.
Administrators are advised to monitor affected systems.