IBM TXSeries for Multiplatforms CICS Listener Crafted CICSAS eci Response Timeout DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by an
unspecified vulnerability.

Description :

The version of IBM TXSeries installed on the remote host reportedly
waits for a 'forcepurge' acknowledgement from a CICS Application
Server after an 'eci' response timeout. A remote, authenticated
attacker may be able to leverage this issue to cause a denial of
service or have some other unspecified impact.

Solution :

Apply the recommended Interim Fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 35743 ()

Bugtraq ID: 33883

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0505

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