A vulnerability in the Cisco Unified Reporting upload tool accessed via the Cisco Unified Communications Manager could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to modify arbitrary files on the file system.

The vulnerability is due to insufficient client-side validation checks.

An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by submitting a malicious POST request to the affected system.

An exploit could allow the attacker to implant arbitrary files onto the affected system.

Workarounds that address this vulnerability are not available.

This advisory is available at the following link: https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20161207-cur
A vulnerability in the Cisco Unified Reporting upload tool accessed via the Cisco Unified Communications Manager could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to modify arbitrary files on the file system.

The vulnerability is due to insufficient client-side validation checks.

An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by submitting a malicious POST request to the affected system.

An exploit could allow the attacker to implant arbitrary files onto the affected system.

Workarounds that address this vulnerability are not available.

This advisory is available at the following link: https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20161207-cur

Security Impact Rating: Medium

CVE: CVE-2016-9210

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