Cisco Web Security Appliance URL Filtering Bypass Vulnerability

2017-03-15T16:00:00
ID CISCO-SA-20170315-WSA
Type cisco
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-03-15T14:21:05

Description

A vulnerability in the URL filtering feature of Cisco AsyncOS Software for Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA) could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to bypass a configured URL filter rule.

The vulnerability is due to incomplete validation of the HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted HTTP request through the targeted device. An exploit could allow the attacker to bypass a configured URL filter.

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

This advisory is available at the following link: https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170315-wsa ["https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170315-wsa"]