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CVE-2014-2201 Detail

Description

The Message Transfer Service (MTS) in Cisco NX-OS before 6.2(7) on MDS 9000 devices and 6.0 before 6.0(2) on Nexus 7000 devices allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and kernel panic) via a large volume of crafted traffic, aka Bug ID CSCtw98915.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/25/2014

Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html "CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference"

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://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20140521-nxos Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:6.0\(1\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
OR
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_7000:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_7000_10-slot:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_7000_18-slot:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:nexus_7000_9-slot:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:6.2\(1\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:6.2\(1n\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:6.2\(3\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:6.2\(3n\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:6.2\(5\):*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:cisco:nx-os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.2(5a)
OR
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:mds_9000:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:cisco:mds_9100:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-2201
NVD Published Date:
05/25/2014
NVD Last Modified:
05/27/2014