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Cisco Bug: CSCtd70757 - mainApp terminates in Cid:Log:Drain:appName

Last Modified

Feb 22, 2014

Products (10)

  • Cisco IPS 4200 Series Sensors
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Intrusion Detection System (IDSM-2) Services Module
  • Cisco IPS 4260 Sensor
  • Cisco IPS 4255 Sensor
  • Cisco IPS Sensor Software Version 7.0
  • Cisco IPS 4270-20 Sensor
  • Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Network Module
  • 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(3)E3 7.0(2)E3

Description (partial)


When attempting to login to the IPS CLI, the following message is displayed:
Error: Cannot communicate with mainApp (getVersion). Please contact your system administrator.
Would you like to run cidDump?[no]:

A core file is found at /usr/cids/idsRoot/core/mainApp/core.txt containing the string "Cid3Log5Drain7appNameEv"


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