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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2090

Original release date: 05/27/2010
Last revised: 05/28/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The npb_protocol_error function in sna V5router64 in IBM Communications Server for Windows 6.1.3 and Communications Server for AIX (aka CSAIX or CS/AIX) in sna.rte before 6.3.1.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via APPC data containing a GDSID variable with a GDS length that is too small.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ68810
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1244
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 40372
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: JR36026
External Source: XF
Name: csa-appc-dos(58874)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39909
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24013012

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