Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
DB2 discovery service DOS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
A large UDP packet kills the remote service
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote service is prone to a denial of service attack.
It was possible to crash the DB2 UDP-based discovery listener on the
remote host by sending it a packet with more than 20 bytes. An
unauthenticated attacker may use this attack to make this service
crash continuously, thereby denying service to legitimate users.
See also :
Apply FixPack 10a or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2
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