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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4285

Unspecified vulnerability in Cisco IOS and Cisco IOS XR 12.x up to 12.3, including some versions before 12.3(15) and 12.3(14)T, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (partial packet contents) or cause a denial of service (router or component crash) via crafted IPv6 packets with a Type 0 routing header.
Publish Date : 2007-08-09 Last Update Date : 2009-03-04
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceObtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Cisco IOS 12.3 IPv6 Packet Processing Information Leakage Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5840 ios
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4285

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Cisco IOS 12.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Cisco IOS 12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Cisco IOS 12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Cisco IOS 12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco IOS 4

- References For CVE-2007-4285
SECTRACK 1018542
XF cisco-ios-ipv6-header-dos(35906)
CISCO 20070808 Cisco IOS Information Leakage Using IPv6 Routing Header
VUPEN ADV-2007-2819

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4285

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