Cisco IOS Software Data-Link Switching Vulnerability (cisco-sa-20110928-dlsw)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Cisco IOS Software contains a memory leak vulnerability in the
Data-Link Switching (DLSw) feature that could result in a device
reload when processing crafted IP Protocol 91 packets. Cisco has
released free software updates that address this vulnerability.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?14267e60

Solution :

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

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: 56314 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0945