IBM Tivoli Directory Server 6.2 < 6.2.0.29 / 6.3 < 6.3.0.21 SSL / TLS DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The version of IBM Tivoli Directory Server is affected by a denial of
service vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of IBM Tivoli Directory
Server on the remote host is 6.2.x prior to 6.2.0.29 or 6.3.x prior to
6.3.0.21. It is, therefore, affected by a denial of service
vulnerability. It is possible for a connection to fail to time-out
while waiting for incoming data from the client on an SSL/TLS
connection.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f258fb4c
https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21631687

Solution :

Install the appropriate fix based on the vendor's advisory :

- 6.2.0.29-ISS-ITDS-IF0029
- 6.3.0.21-ISS-ITDS-IF0021

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 66256 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0556

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now