Cisco 10000, uBR10012, uBR7200 Series Devices IPC Vulnerability - Cisco Systems
High Nessus Plugin ID 49020
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionCisco 10000, uBR10012 and uBR7200 series devices use a User Datagram Protocol (UDP) based Inter-Process Communication (IPC) channel that is externally reachable. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service (DoS) condition on affected devices. No other platforms are affected.
Cisco has released free software updates that address this vulnerability. Workarounds that mitigate this vulnerability are available.
SolutionApply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory cisco-sa-20080924-ipc.