Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco ASA Software

Number: AV14-082
Date: 14 October 2014


The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco ASA software.


Cisco has released software updates that will address the following vulnerabilities:

  1. Cisco ASA SQL*NET Inspection Engine Denial of Service Vulnerability
  2. Cisco ASA VPN Denial of Service Vulnerability
  3. Cisco ASA IKEv2 Denial of Service Vulnerability
  4. Cisco ASA Health and Performance Monitor Denial of Service Vulnerability
  5. Cisco ASA GPRS Tunneling Protocol Inspection Engine Denial of Service Vulnerability
  6. Cisco ASA SunRPC Inspection Engine Denial of Service Vulnerability
  7. Cisco ASA DNS Inspection Engine Denial of Service Vulnerability
  8. Cisco ASA VPN Failover Command Injection Vulnerability
  9. Cisco ASA VNMC Command Input Validation Vulnerability
  10. Cisco ASA Local Path Inclusion Vulnerability
  11. Cisco ASA Clientless SSL VPN Information Disclosure and Denial of Service Vulnerability
  12. Cisco ASA Clientless SSL VPN Portal Customization Integrity Vulnerability
  13. Cisco ASA Smart Call Home Digital Certificate Validation Vulnerability

CVE References: CVE-2014-3382, CVE-2014-3383, CVE-2014-3384, CVE-2014-3385, CVE-2014-3386, CVE-2014-3387, CVE-2014-3388, CVE-2014-3389, CVE-2014-3390, CVE-2014-3391, CVE-2014-3392, CVE-2014-3393, CVE-2014-3394

Suggested Action

CCIRC recommends that system administrators identify their affected assets and potential interdependencies with their organization’s critical services, and follow their patch management process accordingly.


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