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Cisco Bug: CSCvv43704 - WSA stops accepting client request due to MALLOC memory exhaustion

Last Modified

Oct 07, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Web Security Appliance

Known Affected Releases

12.0.1-334

Description (partial)

Symptom:
Proxy may go out of operation, from allocating an excessive amount of memory.

Proxy logs will show logs like below when this happens

Warning: PROXY_MISC : - : Disabling accept handlers due to memory pressure. (current_malloc_usage > max_malloc_value)

Conditions:
WSA running affected version of code
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