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Cisco Bug: CSCvt18717 - UP sends back IPv6 multicast packets received and it results in multicast flood

Last Modified

Jun 17, 2020

Products (2)

  • Cisco ASR 5000 Series
  • Cisco ASR 5500

Known Affected Releases

21.16.4 21.16.c10 21.16.c8.74457 21.19.0 21.19.n1

Description (partial)

IPv6 multicast flood / loop between UP and L2 switch. Npusim instacens show high cpu utilization because of the flood.

- There is an intermediate switch that floods multicast packets.
- UP has a IPv6 default route on the context.
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