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 >> GSR ICMP unreachable


Vulnerability Assessment Details

GSR ICMP unreachable

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

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

It seems that the performance of the remote device might
be degraded by forcing it to send a large number of ICMP unreachable
packages.

A possible hacker may use this flaw to slow down your network.

Solution :
http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/GSR-unreachables-pub.shtml
Network Security Threat Level: Medium

*** As Nessus solely relied on the banner of the remote host
*** this might be a false positive


Networks Security ID: 3534

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2002 Renaud Deraison

Cables, Connectors

NEW StarTech Parallel Print Server 10/100 MBPs PM1115P for PC Mac Linux^
$37.53
NEW StarTech Parallel Print Server 10/100 MBPs PM1115P for PC Mac Linux^ pictureSymantec Backup Exec Remote Agent (CAL) Linux or UNIX Servers Build 5629 CD
$4.99
Symantec Backup Exec Remote Agent (CAL) Linux or UNIX Servers Build 5629 CD pictureSymantec Backup Exec Remote Agent Linux UNIX, MAC, Windows NT4 Server Build 7170
$4.99
Symantec Backup Exec Remote Agent Linux UNIX, MAC, Windows NT4 Server Build 7170 pictureLearning MS SQL Server 2012 Cert Exam (70-461,462,463) Video Training (3 DVDs)
$19.99
Learning MS SQL Server 2012 Cert Exam (70-461,462,463) Video Training (3 DVDs) picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.