CVE-2016-6460

Published on: 11/18/2016 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:N/I:H/A:N

Certain versions of Firesight System Software from Cisco contain the following vulnerability:

A vulnerability in the FTP Representational State Transfer Application Programming Interface (REST API) for Cisco Firepower System Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to bypass FTP malware detection rules and download malware over an FTP connection. Cisco Firepower System Software is affected when the device has a file policy with malware block configured for FTP connections. More Information: CSCuv36188 CSCuy91156. Known Affected Releases: 5.4.0.2 5.4.1.1 5.4.1.6 6.0.0 6.1.0 6.2.0. Known Fixed Releases: 6.0.0.

  • CVE-2016-6460 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 5 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Cisco Firepower System Software FTP Malware Vulnerability Vendor Advisory
tools.cisco.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20161116-fss
Cisco Firepower System Software CVE-2016-6460 Remote Security Bypass Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94359

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software5.4.0.2AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software5.4.1.1AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software5.4.1.6AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software6.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software6.1.0AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software6.2.0AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software5.4.0.2AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software5.4.1.1AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software5.4.1.6AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software6.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software6.1.0AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFiresight System Software6.2.0AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:5.4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:5.4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:5.4.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:6.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:6.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:5.4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:5.4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:5.4.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:6.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firesight_system_software:6.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: