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ESB-2014.0854 - [Win][Cisco] Cisco Wide Area Application Services: Denial of service - Remote/unauthenticated

Date: 30 May 2014

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2014.0854
            Cisco WAAS Partial Denial of Service Vulnerability
                                30 May 2014

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           Cisco Wide Area Application Services
Publisher:         Cisco Systems
Operating System:  Windows
                   Cisco
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-3285  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2014-3285

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Cisco Security Notice

Cisco WAAS Partial Denial of Service Vulnerability

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2014-3285

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3285

Release Date: 2014 May 28 16:03 UTC (GMT)

Last Updated: 2014 May 28 16:03 UTC (GMT)

Related Documents:

Summary

A vulnerability in Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) software, when
configured with the SharePoint acceleration feature, could allow an 
unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a reload of the application 
optimization handler.

The vulnerability is due to incorrect parsing of SharePoint responses. An 
attacker could exploit this vulnerability by convincing a user to access a 
malicious SharePoint application. An exploit could allow the attacker to cause
partial service disruptions during the reload of the application optimization
handler.

Affected Products

Product 					More Information 	CVSS

Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) 	CSCue47674 		5.0/3.9

What Is a Cisco Security Notice?

The Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) publishes Cisco 
Security Notices to inform customers of low- to mid-level severity security 
issues involving Cisco products.

Customers who wish to upgrade to a software version that includes fixes for 
these issues should contact their normal support channels. Free software 
updates will not be provided for issues that are disclosed through a Cisco 
Security Notice.

For additional information about Cisco PSIRT publications, see the Cisco 
Security Vulnerability Policy at 
http://www.cisco.com/web/about/security/psirt/security_vulnerability_policy.html

Customers Using Third-Party Support Organizations

Customers may have Cisco products that are provided or maintained through 
prior or existing agreements with third-party support organizations, such as 
Cisco Partners, authorized resellers, or service providers. For these 
products, customers should consult their service providers or support 
organizations to ensure that any applied workaround or fix is the most 
appropriate in the intended network before it is deployed.

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