Cisco IOS Secure Shell Server TACACS+ Multiple DoS (CSCed65778, CSCed65285)

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 has the ability to enable an SSH server to let
the administrators connect to the remote device.

There is an implementation flaw in the remote version of this software
which may allow an attacker to cause a resource starvation on the remote
device, thus preventing it from routing properly.

Solution :

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 17988 (CSCed65778.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13042

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1020