Cisco 10000 Series Denial of Service Vulnerability (cisco-sa-20110928-c10k)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Cisco 10000 Series Router is affected by a denial of service (DoS)
vulnerability where an attacker could cause a device reload by sending
a series of ICMP packets. Cisco has released free software updates
that address this vulnerability. Workarounds that mitigate this
vulnerability are also available.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?220f3dab

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20110928-c10k.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 56313 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3270