Originally Published: Wednesday, 17 May 2000 Author: Derrick H. Lewis
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Cisco IOS HTTP Server Vulnerability

A defect in multiple releases of Cisco IOS software will cause a Cisco router or switch to halt and reload if the IOS HTTP service is enabled and browsing to "http:///%%" is attempted. This defect can be exploited to produce a denial of service (DoS) attack.