Cisco IOS Software Multiple Features IP Sockets Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability in the handling of IP sockets can cause devices to be
vulnerable to a denial of service attack when any of several features
of Cisco IOS Software are enabled. A sequence of specially crafted
TCP/IP packets could cause any of the following results:
Cisco has released free software updates that address this
vulnerability.
Several mitigation strategies are outlined in the "Workarounds" section
of this advisory.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?fb0b4085
http://www.nessus.org/u?8a1e9670

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20090325-ip.

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: 49030 (cisco-sa-20090325-iphttp.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34242

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0630