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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2060

Unspecified vulnerability in Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) 5.x before 5.1(8)E2 and 6.x before 6.0(5)E2, when inline mode and jumbo Ethernet support are enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic), and possibly bypass intended restrictions on network traffic, via a "specific series of jumbo Ethernet frames."
Publish Date : 2008-06-18 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceBypass a restriction or similar

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2060

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 2

- References For CVE-2008-2060
CISCO 20080618 Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Jumbo Frame Denial of Service
BID 29791 Cisco Intrustion Prevention System (IPS) Platforms Inline Mode Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-06-20
SECTRACK 1020326
VUPEN ADV-2008-1872
XF cisco-ips-ethernetframes-dos(43166)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2060

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