Cisco Firewall Services Module Software Denial of Service (cisco-sa-20140219-fwsm)

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Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security update.

Description :

The remote Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM) device is affected by
a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability due to a flaw in the cut-through
proxy function. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could potentially
exploit this vulnerability to cause a reload of the affected system,
with repeated exploitation leading to a DoS condition.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ee9fe203

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20140219-fwsm.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 72668 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65662

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0710