Cisco IOS Software Traffic Optimization Features Multiple DoS

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of Cisco IOS installed on the remote device is affected
by multiple denial of service vulnerabilities due to message parsing
flaws related to the Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) Express
feature and the Measurement, Aggregation, and Correlation Engine
(MACE) feature. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit these
flaws, via crafted requests, to cause a device reload or consumption
of memory, resulting in a denial of service condition.

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: 58567 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52751

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1312