|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
Operating systems & Components / Operating system
|Vendor||Cisco Systems, Inc|
This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
CWE-125 - Out-of-bounds read
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition when processing ASN.1 strings related to a confusion with NULL termination of strings in array. A remote attacker can pass specially crafted data to the application to trigger an out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system or perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
Install update from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Cisco NX-OS: before 9.3.2
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?