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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2016-1351

Original release date: 03/25/2016

Last revised: 03/28/2016




The Locator/ID Separation Protocol (LISP) implementation in Cisco IOS 15.1 and 15.2 and NX-OS 4.1 through 6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device reload) via a crafted header in a packet, aka Bug ID CSCuu64279.



CVSS Severity (version 3.0):

CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.5 High

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9


CVSS Version 3 Metrics:

Attack Vector (AV): Network

Attack Complexity (AC): Low

Privileges Required (PR): None

User Interaction (UI): None

Scope (S): Unchanged

Confidentiality (C): None

Integrity (I): None

Availability (A): High


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):

CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 HIGH

Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)

Impact Subscore: 6.9

Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


CVSS Version 2 Metrics:

Access Vector: Network exploitable

Access Complexity: Low

Authentication: Not required to exploit

Impact Type: Allows disruption of service


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External Source: CISCO

Name: 20160323 Cisco IOS and NX-OS Software Locator/ID Separation Protocol Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability

Type: Advisory



Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1+ OR

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%281%5c%29sy1

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy1

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy2

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%281%5c%29sy2

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.2%5c%281%5c%29sy

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%281%5c%29sy3

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy3

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%281%5c%29sy4

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%281%5c%29sy5

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy4

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy5

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.2%5c%281%5c%29sy1

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy4a

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%281%5c%29sy6

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.1%5c%282%5c%29sy6

* cpe:/o:cisco:ios:15.2%5c%281%5c%29sy0a

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.1.%5c%282%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.1.%5c%283%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.1.%5c%284%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.1.%5c%285%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.2.%5c%282a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.2%5c%283%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.2%5c%284%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.2%5c%286%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.0%5c%282a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:4.2%5c%288%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.0%5c%283%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.0%5c%285%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.1%5c%281%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.1%5c%281a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.1%5c%283%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.1%5c%284%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.1%5c%285%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.1%5c%286%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:base

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.2%5c%281%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.2%5c%283a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.2%5c%284%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.2%5c%285%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.2%5c%287%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:5.2%5c%289%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.0%5c%281%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.0%5c%282%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.0%5c%283%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.0%5c%284%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.1%5c%281%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.1%5c%282%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.1%5c%283%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.1%5c%284%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.1%5c%284a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%282%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%282a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%286%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%286b%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%288%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%288a%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%288b%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%2810%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%2812%5c%29

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:6.2%5c%2814%5c%29s1

* cpe:/o:cisco:nx-os:7.2%5c%280%5c%29n1%5c%280.1%5c%29


* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations


Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Input Validation (CWE-20)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

CVE Standard Vulnerability Entry


Change History 2 change records found - show changes >>>

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