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CVE-2013-5497 Detail

Current Description

The authentication manager process in the web framework in Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) does not properly handle user tokens, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (intermittent MainApp hang) via a crafted management-interface connection request, aka Bug ID CSCuf20148.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2013-5497 Vendor Advisory
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewAlert.x?alertId=30913 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/62517 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029057 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/87280

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Authentication (CWE-287)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:intrusion_prevention_system:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-5497
NVD Published Date:
09/19/2013
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017