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




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]


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

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

Refernces
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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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