Cisco 10000, uBR10012, uBR7200 Series Devices IPC Vulnerability - Cisco Systems

High Nessus Plugin ID 49020


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


Cisco 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.


Apply the relevant patch referenced in Cisco Security Advisory cisco-sa-20080924-ipc.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49020

File Name: cisco-sa-20080924-ipchttp.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Family: CISCO

Published: 2010/09/01

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 47864

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:cisco:ios

Required KB Items: Host/Cisco/IOS/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3805, CVE-2008-3806

BID: 31363

CISCO-BUG-ID: CSCsg15342, CSCsh29217

CISCO-SA: cisco-sa-20080924-ipc

CWE: 264