Input validation error in Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software

Published: 2019-08-08 | Updated: 2019-08-20
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2019-1959
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software
Server applications / Virtualization software

Vendor Cisco Systems, Inc

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Input validation error

EUVDB-ID: #VU20327

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2019-1959

CWE-ID: CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a local attacker to read arbitrary files on the underlying operating system (OS) of an affected device.

The vulnerability exists due to the improper input validation of arguments used with a vulnerable CLI command. A local authenticated attacker can use a specially crafted argument during the execution of an affected command and read arbitrary files on the underlying OS.


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Vulnerable software versions

Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software: before 3.11.1

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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