CVE-2016-6406

Published on: 09/22/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:11 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Email Security Appliance Firmware from Cisco contain the following vulnerability:

Cisco IronPort AsyncOS 9.1.2-023, 9.1.2-028, 9.1.2-036, 9.7.2-046, 9.7.2-047, 9.7.2-054, 10.0.0-124, and 10.0.0-125 on Email Security Appliance (ESA) devices, when Enrollment Client before 1.0.2-065 is installed, allows remote attackers to obtain root access via a connection to the testing/debugging interface, aka Bug ID CSCvb26017.

  • CVE-2016-6406 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as - currently rated as CRITICAL severity.

CVSS3 Score: 9.8 - CRITICAL

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 10 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Cisco Email Security Appliance Internal Testing Interface Lets Remote Users Access the Target System with Root Privileges - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1036881
Cisco Email Security Appliance Internal Testing Interface Vulnerability Vendor Advisory
tools.cisco.com
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URL Logo CISCO 20160922 Cisco Email Security Appliance Internal Testing Interface Vulnerability
Cisco Email Security Appliance CVE-2016-6406 Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 93116

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware10.0.0-124AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware10.0.0-125AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.1.2-023AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.1.2-028AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.1.2-036AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.7.2-046AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.7.2-047AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.7.2-054AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware10.0.0-124AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware10.0.0-125AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.1.2-023AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.1.2-028AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.1.2-036AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.7.2-046AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.7.2-047AllAllAll
Operating
System
CiscoEmail Security Appliance Firmware9.7.2-054AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:10.0.0-124:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:10.0.0-125:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.1.2-023:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.1.2-028:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.1.2-036:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.7.2-046:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.7.2-047:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.7.2-054:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:10.0.0-124:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:10.0.0-125:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.1.2-023:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.1.2-028:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.1.2-036:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.7.2-046:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.7.2-047:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:cisco:email_security_appliance_firmware:9.7.2-054:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: