Security Updates for Microsoft .NET core and ASP.NET Core (DoS) (September 2018)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117481


The Microsoft ASP.NET Core installations on the remote host contain vulnerable packages..


The Microsoft ASP.NET Core installation on the remote host contains vulnerable packages. It is, therefore,affected by a Denial of Service vulnerability.


Update ASP.NET Core, remove vulnerable packages and refer to vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117481

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_sep_aspdotnet_core_CVE-2018-8409.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/09/13

Updated: 2019/03/22

Dependencies: 104667

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-8409

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:aspnet_core

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/09/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-8409

BID: 105223