IBM MQ Appliance has resolved a denial of service vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM MQ, IBM MQ Appliance, IBM MQ for HPE NonStop could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service due to a memory leak caused by an error creating a dynamic queue.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/179080 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM MQ Appliance||8.0|
|IBM MQ Appliance||9.1 LTS|
|IBM MQ Appliance||9.1 CD|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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23 Jul 2020: Initial Publication
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27 July 2020