Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> CISCO >> CISCO IOS Timers Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

CISCO IOS Timers Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Uses SNMP to determine if a flaw is present

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote router can be compromised remotely.

Description :

The remote host is a CISCO router containing a version of IOS which is
vulnerable to a heap overflow vulnerability.

A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to crash the remote device or to execute
arbitrary code remotely.

Solution :

http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/cisco-sa-20051102-timers.shtml

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 8
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:C/A:C/I:C/B:I)

Networks Security ID: 15275

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Supermicro 2U Server X9DRI-LN4F 2x E5-2620 v2 2.1ghz 1-Cores / 32gb / SAS2 Raid
$414.99
Supermicro 2U Server X9DRI-LN4F 2x E5-2620 v2 2.1ghz 1-Cores / 32gb / SAS2 Raid pictureMixed Lot of Server Memory - 40 Sticks over 70GB - Misc Brands and Sizes
$16.5
Mixed Lot of Server Memory - 40 Sticks over 70GB - Misc Brands and Sizes pictureSynology DiskStation DS1812+ - NAS Server - 8 bays - 12Tb w/ SSD Cache
$750.0
Synology DiskStation DS1812+ - NAS Server - 8 bays - 12Tb w/ SSD Cache pictureAPC AP9340 SERVER RACK ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING UNIT 240V 10A, E75
$48.62
APC AP9340 SERVER RACK ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING UNIT 240V 10A, E75 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.