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The remote router is susceptible to a remote denial of service
It was possible to make the remote Ascend router reboot by sending it
a UDP packet containg special data on port 9 (discard).
An attacker may use this flaw to make your router crash continuously,
preventing your network from working properly.
Upgrade to the latest router firmware.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Denial of Service
Nessus Plugin ID: 10019 (ascend_kill.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 714
CVE ID: CVE-1999-0060
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