SQL injection in Cisco Smart Net Total Care

Published: 2017-08-03
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2017-6754
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Cisco Smart Net Total Care
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software

Vendor Cisco Systems, Inc

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) SQL injection


Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 3.8 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2017-6754

CWE-ID: CWE-89 - Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection')

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote authenticated attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

The weakness exists in the web-based management interface of the Cisco Smart Net Total Care (SNTC) Software Collector Appliance due to improper validation of certain user-supplied fields that are subsequently used by the affected software to build SQL queries. A remote attacker can send specially crafted URLs dand determine the presence of values in the SQL database.


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Vulnerable software versions

Cisco Smart Net Total Care: 3.11

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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.