Cisco Catalyst Switches Embeded HTTP Server Long HTTP Request DoS (CSCdy26428)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote switch is vulnerable to a buffer overflow
in its embedded HTTP server. An attacker may use this
flaw to make your switch reboot continuously, resulting
in a denial of service.

This vulnerability is documented with the CISCO
bug ID CSCdy26428.

Solution :

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 11285 (CSCdy26428.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 5976

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1222