Cisco IOS XR Software Static Punt Policer DoS (CSCun83985)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

According to its self-reported version, the version of Cisco IOS XR
running on the remote host is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability due to a missing static punt policer. A remote,
unauthenticated attacker can cause the device to lock up by rapidly
sending specially crafted packets.

Note that this issue only affects Trident-based line cards on Cisco
ASR 9000 series routers.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Bug ID CSCun83985.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 77051 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68351

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3308

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