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Category:   Device (Router/Bridge/Hub)  >   Cisco Wireless LAN Controller Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco Wireless LAN Controller SNMP Memory Leak Lets Remote Authenticated Users Cause the Target System to Reload
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039712
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-12278   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 1 2017
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 8.5
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco Wireless LAN Controller. A remote authenticated user can cause the target system to reload.

A remote authenticated user can poll specially crafted MIB object IDs (OIDs) via SNMP to consume all available memory on the device cause the target system to reload.

Systems with SNMP enabled are affected.

The vendor has assigned bug ID CSCvc71674 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can cause the target system to reload.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (,,,, future release

The vendor advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Resource error

Message History:   None.

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