CA Message Queuing Denial of Service Vulnerabilities

Risk: Low
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-Other

CVSS Base Score: 5/10
Impact Subscore: 2.9/10
Exploitability Subscore: 10/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Low
Authentication: No required
Confidentiality impact: None
Integrity impact: None
Availability impact: Partial

Title: CAID 33581 - CA Message Queuing Denial of Service Vulnerabilities CA Vulnerability ID: 33581 CA Advisory Date: 2006-02-02 Discovered By: Nicolas Pouvesle of Tenable Network Security Impact: Remote attacker can cause a denial of service condition. Summary: The following two security vulnerability issues have been identified in the CA Message Queuing (CAM / CAFT) software: 1) CAM is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack when a specially crafted message is received on TCP port 4105. 2) CAM is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) through the spoofing of CAM control messages. Mitigating Factors: None. Severity: CA has given these vulnerabilities a Medium risk rating. Affected Technologies: Please note that the CA Message Queuing (CAM / CAFT) software is not a product, but rather a common component that is included with multiple products. All versions of the CA Message Queuing software prior to v1.07 Build 220_16 and v1.11 Build 29_20 on the specified platforms are affected. The CA Message Queuing software is included in the following CA products, which are consequently potentially vulnerable. Affected Products: Advantage Data Transport 3.0 BrightStor SAN Manager 1.1, 1.1 SP1, 1.1 SP2, 11.1 BrightStor Portal 11.1 CleverPath OLAP 5.1 CleverPath ECM 3.5 CleverPath Predictive Analysis Server 2.0, 3.0 CleverPath Aion 10.0 eTrust Admin 2.01, 2.04, 2.07, 2.09, 8.0, 8.1 Unicenter Application Performance Monitor 3.0, 3.5 Unicenter Asset Management 3.1, 3.2, 3.2 SP1, 3.2 SP2, 4.0, 4.0 SP1 Unicenter Data Transport Option 2.0 Unicenter Enterprise Job Manager 1.0 SP1, 1.0 SP2 Unicenter Jasmine 3.0 Unicenter Management for WebSphere MQ 3.5 Unicenter Management for Microsoft Exchange 4.0, 4.1 Unicenter Management for Lotus Notes/Domino 4.0 Unicenter Management for Web Servers 5, 5.0.1 Unicenter NSM 3.0, 3.1 Unicenter NSM Wireless Network Management Option 3.0 Unicenter Remote Control 6.0, 6.0 SP1 Unicenter Service Level Management 3.0, 3.0.1, 3.0.2, 3.5 Unicenter Software Delivery 3.0, 3.1, 3.1 SP1, 3.1 SP2, 4.0, 4.0 SP1 Unicenter TNG 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 2.4.2 Unicenter TNG JPN 2.2 Affected platforms: AIX, DG Intel, DG Motorola, DYNIX, OSF1, HP-UX, IRIX, Linux Intel, Linux s/390, Solaris Intel, Solaris Sparc, UnixWare and Windows. Platforms NOT affected: AS/400, MVS, NetWare, OS/2 and OpenVMS. Status and Recommendation: (note that URLs below may wrap) CA strongly recommends the application of the appropriate patch listed below. CAM v1.11 prior to Build 29_20 111fixes.asp CAM v1.07 prior to Build 220_16 107fixes.asp CAM v1.05 (any version) 107fixes.asp Customers wishing to patch their Master Image CD sets should refer to the solution areas on the product home pages. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) related to this security update .asp For USD/SDO Packages and UAM/AMO Definitions information, please refer to the SupportConnect Security Notice and FAQ. CA Message Queuing Security Notice ice.asp Determining CAM versions: Simply running camstat will return the version information in the top line of the output on any platform. The camstat command is located in the bin subfolder of the installation directory. The example below indicates that CAM version 1.11 build 27 increment 2 is running. E:>camstat CAM - Version 1.11 (Build 27_2) up 0 days 1:16 Determining the CAM install directory: Windows: the install location is specified by the %CAI_MSQ% environment variable Unix/Linux/Mac: the /etc/catngcampath text file holds the CAM install location References: (note that URLs may wrap) CA SupportConnect: CA Message Queuing Security Notice ice.asp CAM / CAFT Security Notice Frequently Asked Questions .asp CAID: 33581 CAID Advisory link: CVE Reference: Pending OSVDB Reference: OSVDB-21146 OSVDB-21147 Changelog: v1.0 - Initial Release Customers who require additional information should contact CA Technical Support at For technical questions or comments related to this advisory, please send email to vuln (at) ca (dot) com [email concealed], or contact me directly. If you discover a vulnerability in CA products, please report your findings to vuln (at) ca (dot) com [email concealed], or utilize our "Submit a Vulnerability" form. URL: Regards, Ken Williams ; 0xE2941985 Dir. of CA Vulnerability Research Team CA, One Computer Associates Plaza. Islandia, NY 11749 Contact Legal Notice Privacy Policy Copyright 2006 CA. All rights reserved.

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