Cisco IOS Software Protocol Translation Vulnerability (cisco-sa-20130327-pt)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Cisco IOS Software Protocol Translation (PT) feature contains a
vulnerability that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to
cause a denial of service (DoS) condition. Cisco has released free
software updates that address this vulnerability. Workarounds that
mitigate this vulnerability are available.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2d86c5bf

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
cisco-sa-20130327-pt.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 65889 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58740

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1147