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CVE-2024-20399

Reference to the description:

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2024-20399

Description:
A vulnerability in the CLI of Cisco NX-OS Software could allow an authenticated, local attacker to execute arbitrary commands as root on the underlying operating system of an affected device. This vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of arguments that are passed to specific configuration CLI commands. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by including crafted input as the argument of an affected configuration CLI command. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the underlying operating system with the privileges of root. Note: To successfully exploit this vulnerability on a Cisco NX-OS device, an attacker must have Administrator credentials.
Last updated date:
07/10/2024

Reports

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ACTIVELY EXPLOITED

Type:
exploitation
Confidence:
HIGH
Date of publishing:
07/02/2024
Reference url to background

https://www.cisa.gov/known-exploited-vulnerabilities-catalog

Type:
exploit
Confidence:
HIGH
Date of publishing:
07/02/2024
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