Multiple Multicast Vulnerabilities in Cisco IOS Software - Cisco Systems

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Two crafted Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) packet vulnerabilities
exist in Cisco IOS software that may lead to a denial of service (DoS)
condition. Cisco has released free software updates that address these
vulnerabilities. Workarounds that mitigate these vulnerabilities are
available.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?97b25927
http://www.nessus.org/u?366c0626

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20080924-multicast.

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: 49023 (cisco-sa-20080924-multicasthttp.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31356

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3808
CVE-2008-3809