Huawei Quidway Switches DoS (HWPSIRT-2014-0301)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is a Huawei Quidway switch running a firmware version
that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability. The issue is
due to a failure to properly validate input. A remote, unauthenticated
attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending malformed packets
to cause excessive memory consumption or even a device reboot.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?114eaec5

Solution :

Apply the relevant update referenced in the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76796 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67140

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3224

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