IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Server 6.3.x < DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77119


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


The version of IBM Tivoli Storage Manager installed on the remote host is 6.3.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability that could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service via specially crafted values in the TLS Record Layer.


Upgrade to IBM Tivoli Storage Manager or later, disable SSL, or use a stream cipher such as RC4.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77119

File Name: ibm_tsm_server_6_3_4_0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 2014/08/11

Modified: 2017/07/08

Dependencies: 25656

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2191

BID: 54743

OSVDB: 84474