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Cisco threat defense tool vulnerable to DoS attack

2015/04/09

Softpedia - (International) Cisco released a security advisory that a flaw in the company's ASA FirePOWER and Context Aware (CX) Services can be exploited to allow attackers to cause denial-of-service (DoS) conditions by sending a high rate of crafted packets to the services' management interface. Cisco released updates for the products addressing the issues as well as three additional related glitches.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Cisco-Threat-Defense-Tool-Vulnerable-to-DoS-Attack-478082.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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