[DSECRG-09-049] IBM BladeCenter Management Module - DoS vulnerability

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-04-19T00:00:00


Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] Advisory #DSECRG-09-049

Application: IBM BladeCenter Managmet Module Versions Affected: before BPET50G Vendor URL: http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/bladecenter/ Bug: DoS Exploits: YES Reported: 24.07.2009 Vendor response: 26.07.2009 Date of Public Advisory: 15.04.2010 Solution: YES Author: Alexey Sintsov of Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG]


The BladeCenter management module is a hot-swappable hardware device plugged into the BladeCenter chassis management bay. The management module functions as a system-management processor (service processor) and keyboard, video, and mouse (KVM) multiplexor for blade servers. This device can be remotely rebooted.


Details in official Advisory http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=149


The issue has been fixed in AMM firmware version bpet50g and later.


http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=149 http://www-947.ibm.com/systems/support/supportsite.wss/docdisplay?lndocid=MIGR-5083945&brandind=5000020


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