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Cisco Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory (‘Path Traversal’) Vulnerability


This vulnerability is due to improper input validation of CLI command arguments. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by using path traversal techniques when executing a vulnerable command. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to gain root shell access to the underlying operating system and overwrite or read arbitrary files on an affected device.

Vulnerable Systems:

Cisco Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software 

CVE Information:


Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date:6/17/2020


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