Cisco IOS OSM Line Card Header Corruption

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Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied patch.

Description :

The Optical Service Module (OSM) Line Cards installed in Catalyst
6500 or Cisco 7600 chassis are vulnerable a denial of service
attack upon receiving a specifically constructed or corrupted packet
from the local network.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 17779 ()

Bugtraq ID: 6358

CVE ID: CVE-2002-2239