Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities (cisco-sa-20181003-ftd-inspect-dos, cisco-sa-20181003-asa-dma-dos)

high Nessus Plugin ID 117917


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


According to its self-reported version, the Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Software is affected by multiple DoS vulnerabilities. Please see the included Cisco BIDs and the Cisco Security Advisory for more information.


Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug ID CSCvh77456 and CSCvj89470.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117917

File Name: cisco-sa-20181003-ftd-inspect-dos.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 10/4/2018

Updated: 4/27/2020

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-15383


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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:firepower, cpe:/a:cisco:firepower_threat_defense

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport, Host/Cisco/ASA, Host/Cisco/ASA/model

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/3/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/3/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15383, CVE-2018-15390