High Threat Security Alert (A23-01-06): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
12 January 2023
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco devices and software. For information about the vulnerabilities and the attacking vectors, please refer to the corresponding security advisories at the vendor's website.
Reports indicate that the proof-of-concept (PoC) code for the vulnerabilities (CVE-2023-20025 and CVE-2023-20026) in Cisco's End-of-Life Small Business Routers is publicly disclosed. Please note the affected router devices are End-of-Life (EOL) products, Cisco has provided workaround and no patch is currently available. System administrators should arrange replacing the EOL products to vendor supported product models or migrating to other supported technology.
Cisco BroadWorks Application Delivery Platform
Cisco BroadWorks Application Server
Cisco BroadWorks Xtended Services Platform
Cisco CX Cloud Agent
Cisco Industrial Network Director
Cisco IP Phone 7800 and 8800 Series Web Management Interface
Cisco Network Services Orchestrator
Cisco RoomOS Software
Cisco RV340, RV340W, RV345, and RV345P Dual WAN Gigabit VPN Routers
Cisco Small Business RV016, RV042, RV042G, and RV082 Routers
Cisco Small Business RV160 and RV260 Series VPN Routers
For detailed information of the affected products, please refer to the section "Affected Products" of corresponding security advisory at vendor's website.
Depending on the vulnerabilities being exploited, a successful exploitation could lead to remote code execution, cross-site scripting, denial of service, information disclosure, privilege escalation, security restriction bypass, spoofing or tampering of affected system.
System administrators of affected systems should follow the recommendations provided by the product vendor and take immediate actions to mitigate the risk. For detailed information of the available patches, please refer to the section "Fixed Software" of corresponding security advisory at vendor's website.
System administrators should contact their product support vendors for the fixes and assistance.