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CVSSv2

CVE-2015-1892

Published: 01/04/2015 Updated: 04/08/2016
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
VMScore: 445
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Summary

The Multicast DNS (mDNS) responder in IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.x prior to 7.0.0 FP12 and 8.x prior to 8.0.1 FP1 inadvertently responds to unicast queries with source addresses that are not link-local, which allows remote malicious users to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) or obtain potentially sensitive information via port-5353 UDP packets.