Cisco IOS Software Crafted Encryption Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability - Cisco Systems

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Cisco IOS Software contains a vulnerability that could allow an
attacker to cause a Cisco IOS device to reload by remotely sending a
crafted encryption packet.

Cisco has released free software updates that address this

See also :

Solution :

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

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 49047 (cisco-sa-20090923-tlshttp.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36493

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2871