A vulnerability in the web-based management interface of Cisco Secure Network Analytics, formerly Cisco Stealthwatch Enterprise, could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands as an administrator on the underlying operating system.
This vulnerability is due to insufficient user input validation by the web-based management interface of the affected software. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by injecting arbitrary commands in the web-based management interface. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to make configuration changes on the affected device or cause certain services to restart unexpectedly.
Cisco has released software updates that address this vulnerability. There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.
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At the time of publication, this vulnerability affected Cisco Secure Network Analytics.
For information about which Cisco software releases were vulnerable at the time of publication, see the Fixed Software section of this advisory. See the Details section in the bug ID(s) at the top of this advisory for the most complete and current information.
Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable
Only products listed in the Vulnerable Products section of this advisory are known to be affected by this vulnerability.
There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.
When considering software upgrades, customers are advised to regularly consult the advisories for Cisco products, which are available from the Cisco Security Advisories page, to determine exposure and a complete upgrade solution.
In all cases, customers should ensure that the devices to be upgraded contain sufficient memory and confirm that current hardware and software configurations will continue to be supported properly by the new release. If the information is not clear, customers are advised to contact the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) or their contracted maintenance providers.
At the time of publication, the release information in the following table was accurate. See the Details section in the bug ID(s) at the top of this advisory for the most complete and current information.
The left column lists Cisco software releases, and the right column indicates whether a release was affected by the vulnerability described in this advisory and which release included the fix for this vulnerability.
Cisco Secure Network Analytics Release First Fixed Release 7.4.1 and earlier 7.4.1-PATCH SMC Rollup #9
7.4.1 FCNF ROLLUP #8
7.4.1 FCSF ROLLUP #7
7.4.1 FCDB ROLLUP #5
7.4.1 FSUF ROLLUP #6
7.4.1 UDPD ROLLUP #6
7.4.1 DNODE ROLLUP #6
7.4.2 Not vulnerable
The Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) validates only the affected and fixed release information that is documented in this advisory.
The Cisco PSIRT is not aware of any public announcements or malicious use of the vulnerability that is described in this advisory.
This vulnerability was found during internal security testing.
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 2.1 Updated fixed release information. Fixed Releases Final 2023-APR-03 2.0 Added a new Cisco Bug Identifier and updated fixed release table. Header and Fixed Releases Final 2023-MAR-28 1.0 Initial public release. — Final 2022-MAY-18
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