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Cisco Bug: CSCus68905 - Evaluation of CVE-2015-0235 GHOST vulnerability in Prime Infra Versions

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Sep 22, 2016

Products (1)

  • Cisco Prime Infrastructure

Known Affected Releases

2.2(1) 3.0

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Symptom:
On January 27, 2015, a buffer overflow vulnerability in the GNU C library (glibc) was publicly announced. This vulnerability is related to the various gethostbyname functions included in glibc and affect applications that call these functions. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information from an exploited system or, in some instances, perform remote code execution with the privileges of the application being exploited. This vulnerability is documented in CVE-2015-0235.

A Cisco Security Advisory has been published to document this vulnerability at:
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20150128-ghost

This bug has been opened to address the potential impact on this product.

Conditions:
This bug affects all Prime Infrastructure Versions

Exposure is not configuration dependent.
-Official fix version (s) name: Prime Infrastructure 2.2
-Date of release (past or ETA future): 27 Feb 2015
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