Intrusion Prevention

Cisco.Firepower.Mgmt.Console.UserAdd.Security.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Security Bypass vulnerability in Cisco Firepower Management Center.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to bypass security mechanisms on the application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

Cisco Firepower Management Center version 6.0.1 and prior

Impact

Security Bypass: remote attackers can bypass security checks of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the vendor.
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20161005-ftmc

CVE References

CVE-2016-6433