Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch XML-RPC DoS (cisco-sa-20110223-telepresence-ctms)

High Nessus Plugin ID 60140


The videoconferencing switch running on the remote host has a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version number, the version of Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch running on the remote host has a denial of service vulnerability. Sending a malicious XML-RPC request to TCP port 9000 could crash the call geometry process. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this to make the device unusable for future calls.


Upgrade to Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch 1.7.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 60140

File Name: cisco_tms_web_1_7_2.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2012/07/27

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 60138

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:telepresence_multipoint_switch_software

Required KB Items: www/cisco_tms

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/02/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/02/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0390

BID: 46520