IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-Business < / / or GSKit < SSL/TLS Handshake Processing DoS

High Nessus Plugin ID 80480


An access and authorization control management system installed on the remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version, the install of the IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-Business is affected by a denial of service vulnerability due to an issue when processing SSL/TLS handshakes when SSLv2 is used with session resumption. An attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted SSL request to cause an application crash or hang.


Apply the interim fix 6.0.0-ISS-TAM-IF0031 / 6.1.0-TIV-TAM-IF0012 / 6.1.1-ISS-TAM-IF0008 or later. Alternatively, upgrade GSKit to or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80480

File Name: tivoli_access_manager_ebiz_6_1_1_8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2015/01/13

Modified: 2016/07/18

Dependencies: 70138, 74286

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:tivoli_access_manager_for_e-business, cpe:/a:ibm:global_security_kit

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM GSKit, installed_sw/IBM Access Manager for e-Business / IBM Security Access Manager

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/12/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6329

BID: 64249

OSVDB: 100864