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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
The Cisco IOS Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) feature contains a
vulnerability in the processing of certain IPS signatures that use the
SERVICE.DNS engine. This vulnerability may cause a router to crash or
hang, resulting in a denial of service condition.
Cisco has released free software updates that address this
vulnerability. There is a workaround for this vulnerability.
Note: This vulnerability is not related in any way to CVE-2008-1447 -
Cache poisoning attacks.
See also :
Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 49019 (cisco-sa-20080924-iosipshttp.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 31364
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2739
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