Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning Unauthorized Password Change Denial of Service Vulnerability

2018-08-01T16:00:00
ID CISCO-SA-20180801-PCP-DOS
Type cisco
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-08-01T16:10:11

Description

A vulnerability in the password change function of Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to cause the system to become inoperable.

The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of a password change request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by changing a specific administrator account password. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to cause the affected device to become inoperable, resulting in a denial of service (DoS) condition.

Cisco has released software updates that address this vulnerability. There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link: https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20180801-pcp-dos ["https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20180801-pcp-dos"]