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Improper Input Validation


Severity High
Score 7.8/10


Cisco IOS 15.1 through 15.3 and IOS XE 3.3 and 3.5 before 3.5.2E; 3.7 before 3.7.5S; and 3.8, 3.9, and 3.10 before 3.10.2S allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (I/O memory consumption and device reload) via a malformed IPv6 packet, aka Bug ID CSCui59540.

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CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published