46026 : Cisco PIX / ASA Instant Messenger (IM) Inspection Engine Crafted Packet Remote DoS
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<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2008-2057" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : The Instant Messenger (IM) inspection engine in Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) and Cisco PIX security appliance 7.2.x before 7.2(4), 8.0.x before 8.0(3)10, and 8.1.x before 8.1(1)2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted packet.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Security Software


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Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.4
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2008-06-05 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_2


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