Vulnerability Note VU#210876
Cisco PIX and ASA authentication bypass vulnerability
The Cisco ASA and PIX firewalls contain an authentication bypass vulnerability. This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the internal network or firewall.
The Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) is firewall that includes routing and intrusion prevention system (IPS) features. The Cisco PIX is a stateful firewall. The Cisco ASA and PIX firewalls include the ability to use LDAP and AAA servers to authenticate remote users or terminate VPN connections.
Per Cisco Security Advisory cisco-sa-20070502-asa:
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to gain access to internal resources, or gain direct access to the firewall.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Cisco Systems, Inc.||Affected||-||02 May 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Thanks to Cisco for information that used in this report.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-2462
- Date Public: 02 May 2007
- Date First Published: 02 May 2007
- Date Last Updated: 15 Jun 2007
- Severity Metric: 2.43
- Document Revision: 11
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