#VU28147 Deserialization of Untrusted Data

Published: 2020-05-21

Vulnerability identifier: #VU28147

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1: 8.5 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-3280


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Cisco Unified Contact Center Express
Server applications / Web servers

Vendor: Cisco Systems, Inc


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to insecure input validation when processing serialized data in the Java Remote Management Interface. A remote attacker can send a malicious serialized Java object to a specific listener and execute arbitrary code as the root user on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

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Vulnerable software versions

Cisco Unified Contact Center Express: 12.0


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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

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

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