Malformed SNMP Message-Handling Vulnerabilities - Cisco Systems

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple Cisco products contain vulnerabilities in the processing of
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) messages. The vulnerabilities
can be repeatedly exploited to produce a denial of service. In most
cases, workarounds are available that may mitigate the impact. These
vulnerabilities are identified by various groups as VU#617947,
VU#107186, OUSPG #0100, CVE-2002-0012, and CVE-2002-0013.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bbea5085
http://www.nessus.org/u?4e6a4d8d

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20020212-snmp-msgs.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 48963 (cisco-sa-20020212-snmp-msgshttp.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 4088

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0012
CVE-2002-0053