This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation in the CLI parser of Cisco FirePOWER Software for Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) FirePOWER module. A local user can pass specially crafted parameters to the affected CLI command and execute arbitrary commands on the system with root privileges.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Firepower NGFW: before 184.108.40.206
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.