National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-0949
Original release date:05/31/2011
Cisco IOS XR 3.6.x, 3.8.x before 3.8.3, and 3.9.x before 3.9.1 does not properly remove sshd_lock files from /tmp/, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) by making many SSHv1 connections, aka Bug ID CSCtd64417.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Allows disruption of serviceUnknown
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External Source: CISCO
Name: 20110525 Cisco IOS XR Software SSHv1 Denial of Service Vulnerability
- Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)