CVE ID: CVE-2013-5499
Release Date: 2013 October 7 13:29 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2013 October 9 18:42 UTC (GMT)
SummaryAn issue in the DHCP server code of Cisco IOS Software could allow an unauthenticated, adjacent attacker to cause the device to reload.
The issue is due to the remember functionality of the DHCP server. An attacker could exploit this issue by obtaining a lease and then releasing it. An exploit could allow the attacker to cause the affected device to reload.
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