Vulnerability in Cisco Nexus 5000, 6000, and 7000 Series Switches
Severity Rating: Medium
- Cisco Nexus 5000, 6000, and 7000 Series Switches
A vulnerability was identified in Cisco Nexus 5000, 6000, and 7000 Series Switches that could allow a remote user to cause the affected device to reload.
The vulnerability exists due to improper processing of crafted IS-IS protocol packets. A remote user on the local network can send specially crafted Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS) protocol packets to cause a reload of the affected device.
Users are advised to apply updates.
More information is available on:
Mauritian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-MU)
National Computer Board
7th Floor, Stratton Court
La Poudriere Street