Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco SN 5420 Storage Router

Reported January 09, 2002, by Cisco Systems.

VERSIONS AFFECTED

  • Cisco SN 5420 Storage Router software 1.1(5) and all preceding versions

 

DESCRIPTION
Three vulnerabilities exist in the Cisco SN 5420 Storage Router software. With the first problem, an attacker can cause a Denial of Service (DoS) condition and crash the device by sending huge headers in an HTTP request. The second vulnerability lets an intruder cause a DoS condition by sending a fragmented packet over the gigabit interface. The third vulnerability lets an unauthorized person access the stored configuration information.

 

VENDOR RESPONSE

Cisco Systems has issued a notice regarding this vulnerability. Cisco Systems recommends that customers obtain a firmware upgrade through Cisco distribution channels.

 

CREDIT
Discovered by Cisco Systems.

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