Vigil@nce - Cisco ASR 5000: denial of service via IPv6
June 2015 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can send a malicious IPv6 packet to Cisco ASR 5000, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: Cisco ASR
Creation date: 29/04/2015
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
The Cisco ASR 5000 product has a PM (Proxy Mobile) service to manage IPv6 packets.
However, when a malicious packet is received, a fatal error occurs.
An attacker can therefore send a malicious IPv6 packet to Cisco ASR 5000, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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