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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
The version of Cisco IOS installed on the remote host is affected by a
denial of service vulnerability due to an error while parsing local
web authentication. A remote attacker, by entering an extremely rapid
input of credentials, can exploit this to crash the switch, forcing a
See also :
Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Cisco bug ID
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 61492 ()
Bugtraq ID: 54834
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1338
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