Cisco IOS GRE Decapsulation Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote device contains a flaw in the way GRE packets are handled.
By sending a specially crafted GRE packet, an attacker can take
advantage of this flaw to potentially bypass access-control lists.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 17789 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4650

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