Huawei Quidway Switches DoS (HWPSIRT-2014-0301)
High Nessus Plugin ID 76796
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host is a Huawei Quidway switch running a firmware version that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability. The issue is due to a failure to properly validate input. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending malformed packets to cause excessive memory consumption or even a device reboot.
SolutionApply the relevant update referenced in the vendor advisory.