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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IPSec-Tools affects IBM Integrated Management Module II (IMM2)

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Summary

IBM Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) has addressed the following vulnerability in IPSec-Tools.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-10396
DESCRIPTION: IPsec-Tools is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a flaw in the racoon daemon. By repeatedly sending ISAKMP fragment packets, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to exhaust computational resources.
CVSS Base Score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/128267 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
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

 

Product

Affected Version

IBM Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) for System x & Flex Systems

1AOO

IBM Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) for BladeCenter Systems

1AOO

Remediation/Fixes

 

Firmware fix versions are available on Fix Central:  http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/

 

Product

Fix Version

IBM Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) for System x & Flex Systems
(ibm_fw_imm2_1aoo84c-6.80_anyos_noarch)

1AOO84C-6.80

IBM Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) for BladeCenter Systems
(ibm_fw_imm2_1aoo84c-6.80-bc_anyos_noarch)

1AOO84C-6.80-bc

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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Reference

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Lenovo Product Security Advisories

Change History

10 July 2018: Original Version Published

*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.

Disclaimer

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Cross reference information
Product Component Platform Version Edition
PureFlex System & Flex System Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) Firmware All Versions
System x Blades Integrated Management Module II (IMM2) Firmware All Versions

Document information

More support for: Other xSeries

Component: Integrated Management Module II (IMM2)

Version: All Versions

Operating system(s): Firmware

Reference #: 0716865

Modified date: 10 July 2018


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