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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0120

Original release date: 01/14/2009
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The IBM WebSphere DataPower XML Security Gateway XS40 with firmware 3.6.1.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device reboot) by sending data over an established SSL connection, as demonstrated by the abc\r\n\r\n string data.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 33169
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021547
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0111
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090108 [IBM Datapower XS40] Denial of Service
External Source: SREASON
Name: 4911

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