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Category:   Device (Router/Bridge/Hub)  >   Cisco IOS Vendors:   Cisco
Cisco IOS/IOS XE Smart Install Client Bug Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Device to Reload
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1035385
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-1349   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 23 2016
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Cisco IOS and IOS XE. A remote user can cause the target device to reload.

A remote user can send specially crafted Smart Install packets to TCP port 4786 on the target device to trigger a flaw in the handling of image list parameters and cause the target device to reload.

The vendor has assigned bug IDs CSCtj75729 and CSCuv45410 to this vulnerability.

Tenable Network Security reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target device to reload.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   State error

Message History:   None.

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