CVE-2021-1488

Published on: 04/29/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 08/05/2022 04:16:00 PM UTC

CVE-2021-1488 - advisory for cisco-sa-asa-cmdinj-TKyQfDcU

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CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

A vulnerability in the upgrade process of Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Software and Cisco Firepower Threat Defense (FTD) Software could allow an authenticated, local attacker to inject commands that could be executed with root privileges on the underlying operating system (OS). This vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by uploading a crafted upgrade package file to an affected device. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to inject commands that could be executed with root privileges on the underlying OS.

  • CVE-2021-1488 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • 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.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Cisco - Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Software version n/a

CVSS3 Score: 6.7 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 7.2 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software and Firepower Threat Defense Software for Firepower 1000 and 2100 Series Appliances Command Injection Vulnerability tools.cisco.com
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URL Logo CISCO 20210428 Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software and Firepower Threat Defense Software for Firepower 1000 and 2100 Series Appliances Command Injection Vulnerability

Related QID Numbers

  • 316972 Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software for Firepower 1000 and 2100 Series Appliances Command Injection Vulnerability(cisco-sa-asa-cmdinj-TKyQfDcU)

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationCiscoAdaptive Security ApplianceAllAllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 1010-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 1120-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 1140-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 1150-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 2110-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 2120-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 2130-AllAllAll
Hardware Device InfoCiscoFirepower 2140-AllAllAll
ApplicationCiscoFirepower Threat DefenseAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:adaptive_security_appliance:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_1010:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_1120:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_1140:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_1150:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_2110:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_2120:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_2130:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:cisco:firepower_2140:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cisco:firepower_threat_defense:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

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