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Cisco Bug: CSCun82081 - WSA HTTP Header Validation

Last Modified

Aug 06, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Web Security Appliance

Known Affected Releases

7.7.0-608 8.0.0-501 8.0.5-070

Description (partial)

Nessus scanner may flag WSA as vulnerable to ''Infinite Request attack''.
Cisco has analyzed this issue and, while the product is resilient to the attack, so no crash or performance hit are noticed, it is still
accepting and processing the crafted HTTP request.

This bug is open to make sure the product implement better sanitation techniques.

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