Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software Direct Authentication Denial of Service Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

According to its self-reported version, the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Software is affected
by one or more vulnerabilities. Please see the included Cisco BIDs
and the Cisco Security Advisory for more information.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ed9eb8d9
https://bst.cloudapps.cisco.com/bugsearch/bug/CSCvd59063

Solution :

Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug ID
CSCvd59063.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 103817 ()

Bugtraq ID: 101165

CVE ID: CVE-2017-12246

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