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Resource Management Errors


Severity High
Score 7.5/10


The DHCPv6 relay implementation in Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Software 9.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device reload) via crafted DHCPv6 packets, aka Bug ID CSCus23248.

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  • HIGH

CWE-399 - Resource Management Errors

Resource management errors is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to improper management of system resources. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category can lead to unexpected software behavior, loss of access, file modification, sensitive information disclosure, system crash, denial of service, and code execution.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published