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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-12278

A vulnerability in the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) subsystem of Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to cause an affected device to restart, resulting in a denial of service (DoS) condition. The vulnerability is due to a memory leak that occurs on an affected device after the device fails to deallocate a buffer that is used when certain MIBs are polled. An attacker who knows the SNMP Version 2 SNMP Read string or has valid SNMP Version 3 credentials for an affected device could repeatedly poll the affected MIB object IDs (OIDs) and consume available memory on the device. When memory is sufficiently depleted on the device, the device will restart, resulting in a DoS condition. Cisco Bug IDs: CSCvc71674.
Publish Date : 2017-11-02 Last Update Date : 2019-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.2
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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 772

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-12278

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2017-12278

https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20171101-wlc1 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101642
BID 101642 Cisco Wireless LAN Controller CVE-2017-12278 Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2017-11-10
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039712
SECTRACK 1039712

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-12278

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