Facebook Google Plus Twitter LinkedIn YouTube RSS Menu Search Resource - BlogResource - WebinarResource - ReportResource - Eventicons_066 icons_067icons_068icons_069icons_070

IBM Director <= 5.20.1 Multiple Idle Connections DoS



The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.


The remote server is running the IBM Director. This version of IBM Director is vulnerable to an attack against resources. Specifically, an attacker making multiple connections to a service port can cause the system to consume high CPU and memory resources. Successful exploitation would result in the system becoming less responsive or crashing.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.