Intrusion Prevention

IBM.Tivoli.Storage.Manager.FastBack.Server.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service Vulnerability in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an improper validation of user supplied data when the vulnerable application handles a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on affected systems.

Affected Products

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 6.1.0.0 through 6.1.12.1.
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 5.5.

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21975536

CVE References

CVE-2015-8523