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Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

CVE-2013-1139

Severity Medium
Score 4/10

Summary

The nsAPI interface in Cisco Cloud Portal 9.1 SP1 and SP2, and 9.3 through 9.3.2, does not properly check privileges, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information via a crafted URL, aka Bug ID CSCud81134.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • SINGLE
  • NONE
  • PARTIAL
  • NONE

CWE-264 - Permissions Privileges and Access Controls

CWE 264 (permissions, privileges, and access controls) is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to the management of permissions, privileges, and other security features used to perform access control. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category allow attackers to gain privileges for an unintended sphere of control, access sensitive information, and execute arbitrary commands.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published