Cisco Catalyst 6000, 6500 Series and Cisco 7600 Series NAM (Network Analysis Module) Vulnerability
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 49002
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionCisco Catalyst 6000, 6500 series and Cisco 7600 series that have a Network Analysis Module installed are affected by a vulnerability, which could allow an attacker to gain complete control of the system. Only Cisco Catalyst systems that have a NAM on them are affected. This vulnerability affects systems that run Internetwork Operating System (IOS) or Catalyst Operating System (CatOS).
Cisco has made free software available to address this vulnerability for affected customers.
SolutionApply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory cisco-sa-20070228-nam.