Cisco Nexus 1000V VEM DoS (CSCtj17451)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Cisco Nexus device is susceptible to a denial of service
condition when processing 802.1Q tagged packets.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bd22d81b
http://www.nessus.org/u?dd8cfc72

Solution :

Upgrade to version 4.0(4)SV1(3c) or 4.2(1)SV1(4).

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 69481 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46247

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0355