Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer overflow vulnerability in IBM Tivoli Directory Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious ldap request. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted ldap request.

Affected Products

IBM Tivoli Directory Server (TDS)
5.2 before,
6.0 before (aka
6.1 before (aka
6.2 before (aka
6.3 before (aka


System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest patch from the vendor.

CVE References