Cisco Multiple Security Advisories
Date: 02 March 2016
The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to multiple Cisco security advisories.
Cisco released multiple security updates to address critical vulnerabilities in the following software/hardware:
- Insecure Default Credential Vulnerability in Cisco Nexus 3000 Series and 3500 Platform Switches.
- Cisco Web Security Appliance HTTPS Packet Processing Denial of Service Vulnerability.
- Cisco NX-OS Software SNMP Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability.
- Cisco NX-OS Software TCP Netstack Denial of Service Vulnerability.
- Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL (January 2016) Affecting Cisco Products.
- Multiple Vulnerabilities in Network Time Protocol Daemon Affecting Cisco Products: January 2016.
- Cisco Unified Communications Domain Manager Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability.
- Cisco FireSIGHT System Software Device Management UI Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability.
- Cisco FireSIGHT System Software Convert Timing Channel Vulnerability.
CVE-2016-1288, CVE-2015-6260, CVE-2016-1329, CVE-2015-0718, CVE-2015-3197, CVE-2015-7973, CVE-2016-1354, CVE-2016-1355, CVE-2016-1356.
CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.
Note to Readers
In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.
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