Memory leak in the Cisco Tunneling Control Protocol (cTCP) encapsulation feature in Cisco IOS 12.4, when an Easy VPN (aka EZVPN) server is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and device crash) via a sequence of TCP packets. Per: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_advisory09186a0080a90469.shtml
Obtaining Fixed Software
Cisco has released free software updates that address these vulnerabilities. Prior to deploying software, customers should consult their maintenance provider or check the software for feature set compatibility and known issues specific to their environment.
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