Cisco TelePresence Advanced Media Gateway CVE-2019-15966 Denial of Service Vulnerability

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

October 23, 2019

Description

Cisco TelePresence Advanced Media Gateway is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to cause a denial-of-service condition. This issue is being tracked by Cisco Bug ID CSCvr69362.

Technologies Affected

  • Cisco TelePresence Advanced Media Gateway Series

Recommendations

Block external access at the network boundary, unless external parties require service.
If global access isn't needed, filter access to the affected computer at the network boundary. Restricting access to only trusted computers and networks might greatly reduce the likelihood of successful exploits.

Deploy network intrusion detection systems to monitor network traffic for malicious activity.
Deploy NIDS to monitor network traffic for signs of anomalous or suspicious activity such as unexplained incoming and outgoing traffic. This may indicate exploit attempts or activity that results from successful exploits.

Currently, we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches. If you feel we are in error or are aware of more recent information, please mail us at: vuldb@securityfocus.com.

References

Credits

Joseph Bingham


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