Cisco IOS TCP Listener Crafted Packets Remote DoS (CSCek37177)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote device remotely.

Description :

The remote CISCO switch runs a version of IOS contains a flaw which
may cause the remote router to crash when processing specially
malformed TCP packets.

An attacker might use these flaws to crash this router remotely.

Solution :

http://www.nessus.org/u?1885e120

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 24744 (CSCek37177.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 22208

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0479