Cisco Catalyst SSH Large Packet CPU Consumption DoS (CSCdv85279, CSCdw59394)

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Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

It is possible to make the remote CatOS crash
when sending malformed SSH packets.

This vulnerability is documented with the CISCO
bug ID CSCdv85279 and CSCdw59394

Solution :

http://www.nessus.org/u?7641e722

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 11382 (CSCdv85279.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 5114

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1024