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Cisco Bug: CSCte51000 - IOS XR BGP process restarts when processing specially crafted BGP packet

Last Modified

Aug 06, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Carrier Routing System

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Description (partial)

BGP process restarts

When receiving a specially crafted BGP update on a 4 Byte ASN speaker from a 2 Byte ASN speaker it is
possible that the BGP process restarts.  This is different to the vulnerabilities documented in .  This particular vulnerability could
not be caused by any incorrect BGP routing update.  It requires a specifically crafted non-rfc compliant
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