A vulnerability in the role-based resource checking functionality of Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Director could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to view unauthorized information for any virtual machine in a UCS domain.

The vulnerability is due to improper role-based user checks.

An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by executing certain fenced container commands on an affected system.

A successful exploit could allow the attacker to gain unauthorized access to virtual machines in a local UCS domain of the affected system.

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link:
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170405-ucs-director
A vulnerability in the role-based resource checking functionality of Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Director could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to view unauthorized information for any virtual machine in a UCS domain.

The vulnerability is due to improper role-based user checks.

An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by executing certain fenced container commands on an affected system.

A successful exploit could allow the attacker to gain unauthorized access to virtual machines in a local UCS domain of the affected system.

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link:
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170405-ucs-director

Security Impact Rating: Medium

CVE: CVE-2017-3817

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