This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote user to execute arbitrary SQL queries in database.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the web-based management interface. A remote administrator can send a specially crafted request to the affected application, execute arbitrary SQL commands within the application database and modify values on or return values from the underlying database.
Note: At the time of publication, this vulnerability affected Cisco CWS, which is cloud based.
Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.Vulnerable software versions
Cisco Cloud Web Security: All versionsExternal links
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated privileged user via the Internet.
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
The attacker would have to send a specially crafted request to the affected application in order to exploit this vulnerability.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.