Cisco NX-OS SNMP DoS.
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118462
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionAccording to its self-reported version, the Cisco NX-OS Software is affected by a denial of service vulnerability due to improper validation of SNMP protocol data. A remote authenticated attacker, using a specially crafted SNMP packet, can cause the SNMP application to restart resulting in a DoS condition. Please see the included Cisco BIDs and the Cisco Security Advisory for more information.
SolutionUpgrade to the relevant fixed / recommended version referenced in Cisco Security Advisories.