Public Date:
865492: CVE-2012-4517 ibacm: DoS (ibacm deamon crash) by joining responses for multicast destinations

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

ibacm before 1.0.6 does not properly manage reference counts for multicast connections, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (ibacm service crash) via a crafted join response.

Find out more about CVE-2012-4517 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (ibacm) RHSA-2013:0509 2013-02-20

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