DLSw Vulnerability - Cisco Systems

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability exists in the Data-link Switching (DLSw) feature in
Cisco IOS where an invalid value in a DLSw message could result in a
reload of the DLSw device. Successful exploitation of this
vulnerability requires that an attacker be able to establish a DLSw
connection to the device.
There are workarounds available for this vulnerability, as detailed in
the Workarounds section below.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c287fd15
http://www.nessus.org/u?73843027

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20070110-dlsw.

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: 48994 (cisco-sa-20070110-dlswhttp.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 21990

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0199