Vulnerability identifier: #VU62812
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Cisco Systems, Inc
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient guest restrictions in the Next Generation Input/Output (NGIO) feature. A remote user can send an API call and compromise the NFVIS host completely.
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Vulnerable software versions
Enterprise NFV Infrastructure Software: 4.0
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.