32093 : Cisco IOS Listener Crafted TCP Packets DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2007-01-24

Description

Cisco IOS contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service. The issue is due to the TCP listener not properly handling malformed TCP traffic sent to IPv4 addresses. By sending such traffic, an attacker can cause the device to leak memory and eventually exhaust resources causing the device to stop routing traffic.

Classification

Impact: Loss of Availability

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

24744

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-01-25 | Disagree?

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