Cisco ASA up to resource management

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Cisco ASA up to (Firewall Software). Affected is an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource management vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-399. This is going to have an impact on availability. CVE summarizes:

Unspecified vulnerability on Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA) 5500 series devices with software before 8.2(3) allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (device crash) via a high volume of IPsec traffic, aka Bug ID CSCsx52748.

The weakness was shared 01/07/2011 with Cisco (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2010-4676. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The successful exploitation requires a authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

Upgrading to version eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (64602) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-29066). The entries 55950, 55949, 55948 and 55947 are related to this item.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.2

VulDB Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Temp Score: 6.2
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Class: Resource management
CWE: CWE-399 / CWE-404
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: ASA


01/06/2011 🔍
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01/11/2011 +4 days 🔍
01/12/2011 +1 days 🔍
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Organization: Cisco
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2010-4676 (🔍)
X-Force: 64602
Vulnerability Center: 29066 - Cisco ASA 5500 Prior to 8.2(3) Remote DoS Vulnerability via a High Volume of IPsec Traffic, Medium
SecurityFocus: 45767 - Cisco ASA 5500 Series 8.2(3) Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 42931

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Created: 03/19/2015 11:27 PM
Updated: 10/11/2021 07:29 AM
Changes: 03/19/2015 11:27 PM (50), 03/13/2017 09:44 AM (10), 10/11/2021 07:29 AM (5)
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