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Improper Input Validation


Severity High
Score 7.8/10


The Presence Engine (PE) service in Cisco Unified Presence 6.x before 6.0(7) and 7.x before 7.0(8) does not properly handle an erroneous Contact field in the header of a SIP SUBSCRIBE message, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process failure) via a malformed message, aka Bug ID CSCtd39629.

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CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published