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CVE-2015-0608 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in the Measurement, Aggregation, and Correlation Engine (MACE) implementation in Cisco IOS 15.4(2)T3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device reload) via crafted network traffic that triggers improper handling of the timing of process switching and Cisco Express Forwarding (CEF) switching, aka Bug ID CSCul48736.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
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/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2015-0608 Vendor Advisory
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewAlert.x?alertId=37421 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72566
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031731
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100808

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') (CWE-362)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%281%29t
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%281%29t1
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%281%29t2
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%281%29t3
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%281%29t4
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%282%29t
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%282%29t1
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4%282%29t2
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 cpe:/o:cisco:ios
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Up to (including)
15.4\(2\)t3
 cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.4t
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-0608
NVD Published Date:
02/11/2015
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2017