A vulnerability in the Sponsor Portal of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access files uploaded to the Sponsor Portal.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient file permissions. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by accessing the URL that contains the Sponsor Portal files. An exploit could allow the attacker to read or download any files uploaded to the Sponsor Portal.
Cisco has confirmed the vulnerability in a security notice; however, software updates are not available.
To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to know or have access to the URL that contains the Sponsor Portal files on a targeted device, which may decrease the likelihood of a successful exploit.
Customers are advised to consult Cisco bug ID CSCui67506 for a complete list of affected product versions.
Administrators are advised to contact the vendor regarding future updates and releases.
Administrators are advised to allow only trusted users to have network access.
Administrators may consider using IP-based access control lists (ACLs) to allow only trusted systems to access the affected systems.
Administrators are advised to monitor affected systems.
Software updates are not available.
The Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) is not aware of any public announcements or malicious use of the vulnerability that is described in this advisory.
To learn about Cisco security vulnerability disclosure policies and publications, see the Security Vulnerability Policy. This document also contains instructions for obtaining fixed software and receiving security vulnerability information from Cisco.
Version Description Section Status Date 1.0 Initial Release NA Final 2013-Oct-16
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