Vulnerability Bulletins

Cisco IOS and IOS XE Software Command Authorization Bypass Vulnerability

System information

Affected software Cisco


A vulnerability in the Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA) feature of Cisco IOS Software and Cisco IOS XE Software could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to bypass command authorization and copy files to or from the file system of an affected device using the Secure Copy Protocol (SCP). This vulnerability is due to incorrect processing of SCP commands in AAA command authorization checks. An attacker with valid credentials and level 15 privileges could exploit this

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Standar resources

Property Value
CVE CVE-2023-20186.

Version history

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