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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-5497

The authentication manager process in the web framework in Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) does not properly handle user tokens, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (intermittent MainApp hang) via a crafted management-interface connection request, aka Bug ID CSCuf20148.
Publish Date : 2013-09-19 Last Update Date : 2014-01-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 287

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-5497

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 1

- References For CVE-2013-5497
SECTRACK 1029057
BID 62517 Cisco IPS Software Authentication Manager CVE-2013-5497 Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-09-21
OSVDB 97525
CISCO 20130919 Cisco IPS Authentication Manager Denial of Service Vulnerability CONFIRM
XF cisco-ips-cve20135497-dos(87280)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-5497

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