Cisco Regular Expression Processing DoS

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

On September 19, 2007, Cisco released a security response for a
denial of service vulnerability in the regular expression processing
in IOS. Exploitation of this vulnerability could result in a denial
of service crash and reload. This plugin checks if the appropriate
fix for the advisory has been installed.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in the Cisco Security Advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 17790 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4430