Cisco Prime Central for Hosted Collaboration Solution Assurance Unauthenticated Username and Password Enumeration Vulnerability

2013-09-18T16:00:00
ID CISCO-SA-20130918-PC
Type cisco
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2013-09-18T15:03:09

Description

A vulnerability in the web framework of Cisco Prime Central for Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS) Assurance could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access sensitive information on the system.

The vulnerability is due to improper user authentication and inadequate session management. An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by submitting a crafted HTTP request to the web user interface. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may reveal sensitive information, including user credentials. Cisco has released a free software update that addresses this vulnerability. There are currently no workarounds that mitigate this vulnerability. This advisory is available at the following link:

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20130918-pc["http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20130918-pc"]

A vulnerability in the web framework of the Cisco Prime Central for Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS) Assurance could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to enumerate the account credentials for the administrator account.

The vulnerability is due to improper input validation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted HTTP request to the web user interface. An exploit could allow the attacker to gain access to the Cisco Prime Central for HCS Assurance application