IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server 6.2 < 6.2.7 / 6.3 < 6.3.5 / 7.1 < 7.1.1 GSKit X.509 Certificate Chain DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote backup service is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of IBM Tivoli Storage Manager installed on the remote host
is affected by a denial of service vulnerability. A remote attacker
can exploit this issue via malformed X.509 certificate chain to cause
the host to become unresponsive.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21674824

Solution :

Upgrade IBM Tivoli Storage Manager or apply the correct GSKit patch.
Alternatively, apply the workaround per the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 80478 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65156

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6747

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