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Cisco Bug: CSCus69620 - Evaluation of glibc GHOST vulnerability - CVE-2015-0235

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Aug 03, 2017

Products (1)

  • Cisco Small Business SA500 Series Security Appliances

Known Affected Releases

1.2.19

Description (partial)

Symptom:
The following lines of Cisco Small Business ISA500 Series Integrated Security Appliances

ISA550
ISA550W
ISA570
ISA570W

All ISA550/570 versions released through 2014-06-10 are affected.

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:
Devices with default configuration
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