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CVE-2015-6386 Detail

Current Description

The passthrough FTP feature on Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA) devices with software 8.0.7-142 and 8.5.1-021 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via FTP sessions in which the control connection is ended after data transfer, aka Bug ID CSCut94150.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
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/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20151130-wsa Vendor Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034276

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:a:cisco:web_security_appliance:8.0.7-142:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cisco:web_security_appliance:8.5.1-021:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6386
NVD Published Date:
12/01/2015
NVD Last Modified:
09/13/2017