Huawei Campus Series Switches Remote Buffer Overflow DoS (HWPSIRT-2015-02014)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82430


The remote device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


The remote Huawei switch is affected by a denial of service vulnerability due to improper validation of user-supplied input to the service processing function. A remote attacker, using a specially crafted username, can cause an array access violation, resulting in a restart of the device.


Apply the appropriate firmware patch per the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82430

File Name: huawei-SA-20150319-01-CampusSwitch.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/03/30

Modified: 2015/03/31

Dependencies: 76795

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:huawei:versatile_routing_platform

Required KB Items: Host/Huawei/VRP/Series, Host/Huawei/VRP/Version, Host/Huawei/VRP/Model

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/03/19

Reference Information

BID: 73355

OSVDB: 119769