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Security Update:Cisco Released Security Update for ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 09:58

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Cisco ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers Users

 

WHAT HAPPENED?
Cisco has released a security update to address a vulnerability in its IOS XR Software for ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the vulnerabilities visit Cisco IOS XR Software for Cisco ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers Fragmented Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability at http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cis....


AFFECTED VERSIONS:

  • Cisco IOS XR Software Releases 5.1.x, 5.2.x, and 5.3.x running on Cisco ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service condition.


WHAT DO I NEED TO DO?
Users and administrators are encouraged to review the following Cisco Security Advisory and apply the necessary update:
Cisco IOS XR Software for Cisco ASR 9001 Aggregation Services Routers Fragmented Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability at http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cis...


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