Vulnerability Bulletins

Cisco Network Services Orchestrator CLI Secure Shell Server Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

System information

Affected software Cisco


A vulnerability in Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO) could allow an authenticated, local attacker to execute arbitrary commands at the level of the account under which Cisco NSO is running, which is root by default. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker must have a valid account on an affected device. The vulnerability exists because the affected software incorrectly runs the SFTP user service at the privilege level of the account that was running when the NSO built-in Secure Shell

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Standar resources

Property Value
CVE CVE-2021-1572.

Version history

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