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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
The Cisco Internetwork Operating System (IOS) may permit arbitrary
code execution after exploitation of a heap-based buffer overflow
vulnerability. Cisco has included additional integrity checks in its
software, that are intended to reduce the likelihood of arbitrary
This is not a specific vulnerability, but a design weakness that
increases the likelihood of exploiting other vulnerabilities.
See also :
Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Nessus Plugin ID: 48989 (cisco-sa-20051102-timers.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 15275
CVE ID: CVE-2005-3481
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