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Cisco Bug: CSCta43555 - Network Security Level not functioning

Last Modified

Feb 22, 2014

Products (10)

  • Cisco IPS 4200 Series Sensors
  • Cisco IPS Sensor Software Version 7.0
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Intrusion Detection System (IDSM-2) Services Module
  • Cisco IPS 4255 Sensor
  • Cisco IPS 4260 Sensor
  • Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Network Module
  • Cisco IPS 4270-20 Sensor
  • Cisco IPS 4240 Sensor
  • Cisco ASA Advanced Inspection and Prevention (AIP) Security Services Module
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers Intrusion Prevention System Module

Known Affected Releases

6.1(1) 6.2(1) 7.0(1) 7.0(2)E3

Description (partial)

The Network Security Level contained in the sensor's show health message (and displayed in IDM/IME via the Network Security Health gadget reports Green even though alerts with red or yellow Threat Rating have been generated within the last persist-security-status interval (default of 5 minutes).

Sensor is running software version 6.1(1) or later and alerts with yellow or red thread rating have been generated.
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