27 Jul 2012
DoS (Denial of Service)
This includes vulnerabilities ranging from excessive resource consumption (e.g. causing a system to use a lot of memory) to crashing an application or an entire system.
This covers vulnerabilities where malicious people are able to gain system access and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of a local user.
IBM has acknowledged a vulnerability in IBM WebSphere DataPower SOA Appliances, which can be exploited by malicious people to potentially compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error when handling ASN.1 content.
For more information:
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 22.214.171.124, prior to 126.96.36.199, and prior to 188.8.131.52.
Update to version 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, or 18.104.22.168.