Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Cisco AnyConnect: CVE-2016-2183: Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL Affecting Cisco Products: September 2016

Back to Search

Cisco AnyConnect: CVE-2016-2183: Multiple Vulnerabilities in OpenSSL Affecting Cisco Products: September 2016

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/01/2016
Created
12/16/2020
Added
12/16/2020
Modified
11/26/2021

Description

The DES and Triple DES ciphers, as used in the TLS, SSH, and IPSec protocols and other protocols and products, have a birthday bound of approximately four billion blocks, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain cleartext data via a birthday attack against a long-duration encrypted session, as demonstrated by an HTTPS session using Triple DES in CBC mode, aka a "Sweet32" attack.

Solution(s)

  • cisco-anyconnect-upgrade-latest

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;