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IBM WebSM Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1018178
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-2995   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  May 12 2008
Original Entry Date:  May 31 2007
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM WebSM. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to consume all available memory on the target system.

WebSM is affected when configured in client-server mode, applet mode, or remote client mode. WebSM is not affected when configured in standalone application mode.

Impact:   A remote user can consume all available system memory.
Solution:   IBM has provided the following fixes:

APAR number for AIX 5200-09: IY95637 (available)
APAR number for AIX 5300-05: IY95526 (available approx. 05/23/07)

Interim fixes are available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  UNIX (AIX)

Message History:   None.

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