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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117481

Synopsis

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

Description

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

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ffb9c6e3

http://www.nessus.org/u?08628312

https://github.com/aspnet/announcements/issues/316

https://github.com/dotnet/announcements/issues/83

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117481

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_sep_aspdotnet_core_CVE-2018-8409.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/09/13

Modified: 2018/09/17

Dependencies: 104667

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: Score based on analysis of the vendor advisory.

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

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

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

IAVB: 2018-B-0124, 2018-B-0125