Cisco ASA 5500 NAT translation and AIP-SSM denial of service
|cisco-asa-nat-aipssm-dos (56340)||Medium Risk|
Cisco ASA 5500 is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error when a TCP segment matches a static NAT translation that has the "nailed" option configured and then processed by the Cisco AIP-SSM running in inline mode. By sending a specially-crafted TCP segment, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the device to reload.
Denial of Service
Refer to cisco-sa-20100217-asa for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- cisco-sa-20100217-asa: Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliances.
- BID-38278: Cisco ASA 5500 Crafted TCP Segment Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-0566: Unspecified vulnerability in Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance 7.0 before 7.0(8.10), 7.2 before 7.2(4.45), 8.0 before 8.0(4.44), 8.1 before 8.1(2.35), and 8.2 before 8.2(1.10) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device reload) via a malformed TCP segment when certain NAT translation and Cisco AIP-SSM configurations are used, aka Bug ID CSCtb37219.
- OSVDB ID: 62431: Cisco ASA 5500 Series Malformed TCP Segment Handling Remote DoS
- SA38618: Cisco ASA 5500 Series Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1023612: Cisco ASA TCP, SIP, SCCP, DTLS, and IKE Processing Flaws Let Remote Users Deny Service
- Cisco ASA 5500 7.0
- Cisco ASA 5500 7.2
- Cisco ASA 5500 8.0
- Cisco ASA 5500 8.1
- Cisco ASA 5500 8.2
Feb 17, 2010
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