A fix is available for IBM Storwize V7000 Unified, for the security issue of Denial of service for accessing data using HTTP protocol.
IBM Storwize V7000 Unified supports data access using HTTP protocol. Apache HTTP Server is vulnerable to a denial of service. By sending specially-crafted partial HTTP requests, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause an outage.
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/72345 for the current score
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Storwize V7000 Unified
The product is affected when running code releases 220.127.116.11 to 18.104.22.168 and also 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199
A fix for these issues is in version 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206 of IBM Storwize V7000 Unified. Customers running an affected version of IBM Storwize V7000 Unified should upgrade to 220.127.116.11 or 18.104.22.168 or a later version, so that the fix gets applied.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
11 Sept 2014: First draft
*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.
According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES ""AS IS"" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY. In addition to other efforts to address potential vulnerabilities, IBM periodically updates the record of components contained in our product offerings. As part of that effort, if IBM identifies previously unidentified packages in a product/service inventory, we address relevant vulnerabilities regardless of CVE date. Inclusion of an older CVEID does not demonstrate that the referenced product has been used by IBM since that date, nor that IBM was aware of a vulnerability as of that date. We are making clients aware of relevant vulnerabilities as we become aware of them. "Affected Products and Versions" referenced in IBM Security Bulletins are intended to be only products and versions that are supported by IBM and have not passed their end-of-support or warranty date. Thus, failure to reference unsupported or extended-support products and versions in this Security Bulletin does not constitute a determination by IBM that they are unaffected by the vulnerability. Reference to one or more unsupported versions in this Security Bulletin shall not create an obligation for IBM to provide fixes for any unsupported or extended-support products or versions.
Internal Use Only
Was this topic helpful?
17 June 2018