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Cisco ASA VPN XML Parser DoS Vulnerability (cisco-sa-20150408-asa) CVE-2015-0677

Severity
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CVSSv3 Score
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Vulnerability description

Cisco ASA is prone to a DoS vulnerability in the VPN XML Parser.

Risk description

The vulnerability is due to insufficient hardening of the XML parser configuration. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted XML message to the affected system. This vulnerability affects Cisco ASA appliances configured for Clientless or AnyConnect SSL VPN and AnyConnect IKEv2 VPN. All other VPN configurations are unaffected by this vulnerability. An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted XML message to a targeted system. A successful exploit could cause the WebVPN component on the system to crash, resulting in a DoS condition.

Recommendation

See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Apr 13, 2015
Detection added at
Software Type
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Vendor
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Product
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