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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
Cisco IOS XE Software for 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers
(ASR) contains the following denial of service (DoS) vulnerabilities :
- Cisco IOS XE Software TCP Segment Reassembly Denial of
Service Vulnerability (CVE-2013-5543)
- Cisco IOS XE Software Malformed EoGRE Packet Denial of
Service Vulnerability (CVE-2013-5545)
- Cisco IOS XE Software Malformed ICMP Packet Denial of
Service Vulnerability (CVE-2013-5546)
- Cisco IOS XE Software PPTP Traffic Denial of Service
These vulnerabilities are independent of each other. A release that is
affected by one of the vulnerabilities may not be affected by the
Successful exploitation of any of these vulnerabilities allows an
unauthenticated, remote attacker to trigger a reload of the Embedded
Services Processors (ESP) card or the Route Processor (RP) card, which
causes an interruption of services.
Repeated exploitation can result in a sustained DoS condition.
See also :
Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : false
Nessus Plugin ID: 70784 ()
Bugtraq ID: 63436634396344363444
CVE ID: CVE-2013-5543CVE-2013-5545CVE-2013-5546CVE-2013-5547
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