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Tivoli Provisioning Manager < 5.1.0.3 DoS

Critical

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running the IBM 'Tivoli Provisioning Manager for OS deployment'. This version of the software is vulnerable to a flaw in the way that it handles malformed requests. An attacker exploiting this flaw can cause a crash that would affect all of the Tivoli services on the server.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.