#VU67458 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls in Brocade Fabric OS


Published: 2022-09-19

Vulnerability identifier: #VU67458

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-33182

CWE-ID: CWE-264

Exploitation vector: Local

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Brocade Fabric OS
Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Vendor:

Description

The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly impose security restrictions in the "supportlink", "firmwaredownload", "portcfgupload", "license", and "fosexec" switch commands, which leads to security restrictions bypass and privilege escalation.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions


External links
http://www.broadcom.com/support/fibre-channel-networking/security-advisories/brocade-security-advisory-2022-2084


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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