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CVE-2008-3817 Detail

Current Description

Memory leak in Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA) 5500 Series and PIX Security Appliances 8.0 before 8.0(4) and 8.1 before 8.1(2) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via an unspecified sequence of packets, related to the "initialization code for the hardware crypto accelerator."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_advisory09186a0080a183ba.shtml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31865
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021088
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2899
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46027
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5597

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:adaptive_security_appliance_5500_series:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:pix_security_appliance:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:pix_security_appliance:8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3817
NVD Published Date:
10/23/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017