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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
The Cisco IOS HTTP server allows for a malformed HTTP request that
contains two gigabytes of data. This could cause the router to reload
with a buffer overflow condition. It may be exploited to execute
arbitrary code on the router.
Note that the HTTP server must be enabled in order to exploit this
See also :
Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Nessus Plugin ID: 17787 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2003-0647