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IT05121: Vulnerability detected in HTTP Server adapter.

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • Vulnerability detected in HTTP Server adapter. This
    vulnerability can lead to connection resource exhaustion which
    renders the application unresponsive.
    

Local fix

  • STRRTC - 445884
    PSIRT - 2372
    
    CVE-2014-6199
    GUB / GUB
    Circumvention: None
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    Sterling B2B Integrator V5104_3 and higher
    Sterling B2B Integrator V5.2.4.2_2 and higher
    
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    Sterling B2B Integrator and Sterling File Gateway are vulnerable
    to a denial of service. By sending a specially-crafted HTTP
    request, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to
    cause the system to run out of connections and deny new
    connection requests.
    
    PLATFORMS AFFECTED: All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    Code fix delivered. See the Security Bulletin for more
    information:http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=2310&uid=s
    wg21693131
    
    DELIVERED_IN:
    5104_6
    5020402_5
    5020500_1
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT05121

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    510

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-10-23

  • Closed date

    2014-12-12

  • Last modified date

    2015-05-01

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Fixed component ID

    5725D0600

Applicable component levels

  • R510 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 May 2015