Cisco ASR StarOS Interface Forwarding Denial of Service Vulnerability (cisco-sa-20180418-staros)

high Nessus Plugin ID 109400
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The remote device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version and model number, the remote Cisco ASR device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
Please see the included Cisco BID and the Cisco Security Advisory for more information.


Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug ID CSCvf32385.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 109400

File Name: cisco-sa-20180418-staros.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 4/27/2018

Updated: 10/9/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-0239


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:staros, cpe:/h:cisco:asr_5700, cpe:/a:cisco:asr_5700_series_software

Required KB Items: Host/Cisco/ASR/Model, Host/Cisco/StarOS, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/18/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/18/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0239

BID: 103923


CISCO-SA: cisco-sa-20180418-staros

IAVA: 2018-A-0137-S