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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium is affected by a kernel vulnerability

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Security Guardium has fixed this vulnerability

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-3900
DESCRIPTION:   Linux Kernel is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error when handling incoming packets in the handle_rx function. By sending specially-crafted packets, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to enter into an infinite loop.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/160135 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Security Guardium11.0
IBM Security Guardium11.1

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

17 Mar 2020: Initial Publication
30 Mar 2020: Second Publication

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
07 October 2020

UID

ibm16129315