Cisco Security Notice

Cisco Prime Central for Hosted Collaboration Solution Denial of Service Vulnerability

http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityNotice/CVE-2013-5564
CVE ID: CVE-2013-5564
Release Date: 2013 November 1 23:31  UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 November 4 21:01  UTC (GMT)
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Summary

A vulnerability in the Impact server Java process of Cisco Prime Central for Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS) could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to crash the Impact server Java process.

The vulnerability is due to the Impact server Java process consuming available resources. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a TCP flood to the Impact server. An exploit could allow an attacker to crash the Java process, which requires a system restart to recover.

Affected Products

ProductMore InformationCVSS
Cisco Prime Central for Hosted Collaboration SolutionCSCug573455.0/4.8

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