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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0879

The CIM server in IBM Director before 5.20.3 Service Update 2 on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a long consumer name, as demonstrated by an M-POST request to a long /CIMListener/ URI.
Publish Date : 2009-03-12 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0879

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM Director 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM Director 4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application IBM Director 4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application IBM Director 4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application IBM Director 4.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application IBM Director 4.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application IBM Director 4.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application IBM Director 5.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application IBM Director 5.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application IBM Director 5.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application IBM Director 5.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application IBM Director 5.20.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application IBM Director 5.20.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application IBM Director 5.20.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application IBM Director 5.20.3 Service Update 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Director 15

- References For CVE-2009-0879
VUPEN ADV-2009-0656
BUGTRAQ 20090310 SEC Consult SA-20090305-1 :: IBM Director CIM Server Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
XF director-cim-consumer-dos(49285)
BID 34061 IBM Director CIM Server Consumer Name Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-20
SECTRACK 1021825

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0879

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