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CVE-2018-15372 Detail

Description

A vulnerability in the MACsec Key Agreement (MKA) using Extensible Authentication Protocol-Transport Layer Security (EAP-TLS) functionality of Cisco IOS XE Software could allow an unauthenticated, adjacent attacker to bypass authentication and pass traffic through a Layer 3 interface of an affected device. The vulnerability is due to a logic error in the affected software. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by connecting to and passing traffic through a Layer 3 interface of an affected device, if the interface is configured for MACsec MKA using EAP-TLS and is running in access-session closed mode. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to bypass 802.1x network access controls and gain access to the network.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/05/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105416
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20180926-macsec

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-15372
NVD Published Date:
10/05/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/07/2018