Cisco IOS Data-link Switching (DLSw) Capabilities Exchange Remote DoS (CSCsf28840)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 24019


The remote router can be crashed remotely.


The remote host is a CISCO router containing a version of IOS that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to crash the remote device.


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 24019

File Name: CSCsf28840.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 1/17/2007

Updated: 6/27/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:ios

Required KB Items: SNMP/community, SNMP/sysDesc, CISCO/model

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0199

BID: 21990