Cisco IOS XR OSPFv3 DoS (CSCuj82176)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Cisco device is running a version Cisco IOS XR software
that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

A denial of service flaw exists with the Open Shortest Path First
version 3 implementation when handling a type 1 link-state
advertisement packet. A remote attacker, with a malformed packet,
could crash the OSPFv3 process.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Bug ID 'CSCuj82176'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 76865 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63563

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5565