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The remote router contains a vulnerability which may allow an attacker to
execute arbitrary code on it.
The remote version of IOS is vulnerable to a code execution attack
when processing malformed IPv6 packets.
To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to ability to send a malformed
packet from a local segment and may exploit this issue to cause the remote
device to reload repeatedly or to execute arbitrary code in the remote IOS.
See also :
Cisco has made a set of patches available which are listed at the address above.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 19771 (CSCef68324.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 14414
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2451
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