Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco NX-OS-Based Products (cisco-sa-20130424-nxosmulti)

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Cisco Nexus, Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), Cisco MDS 9000 Series Multilayer Switches, and Cisco 1000 Series Connected Grid Routers (CGR) are all based on the Cisco NX-OS operating system. These products are affected by one or more of the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple Cisco Discovery Protocol Vulnerabilities in Cisco NX-OS-Based Products

- Cisco NX-OS Software SNMP and License Manager Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

- Cisco NX-OS Software SNMP Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

- Cisco NX-OS Software Jumbo Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability

Cisco has released free software updates that address these vulnerabilities.


Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory cisco-sa-20130424-nxosmulti.

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ID: 66700

File Name: cisco-sa-20130424-nxosmulti-nxos.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: combined

Family: CISCO

Published: 5/31/2013

Updated: 10/29/2019

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os

Required KB Items: Host/Cisco/NX-OS/Version, Host/Cisco/NX-OS/Device, Host/Cisco/NX-OS/Model

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/26/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/24/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1178, CVE-2013-1179, CVE-2013-1180, CVE-2013-1181

BID: 59452, 59454, 59456, 59458