Cisco IOS IPv6 Packet Processing Remote DoS (CSCed40933)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote version of IOS is vulnerable to a denial of service attack
when processing malformed IPv6 packets.

If IPv6 is enabled, an attacker may exploit this flaw to prevent the
router from working properly.

Solution :

http://www.nessus.org/u?068dfdf7

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:W/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 17629 (CSCed40933.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12368

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0195