Sun Java System Calendar Server unspecified denial of service

systemcalendarserver-unspecified-dos (43127) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

The Sun Java System Calendar Server is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an unspecified error when access logging is enabled. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using unknown attack vectors to crash the server.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 3.2
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

Refer to Sun Alert ID: 235521 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Sun Alert ID: 235521: A Security Vulnerability in Sun Java System Calendar Server May Allow Denial of Service (DoS) When Access Logging is Enabled .
  • ASA-2008-265: A Security Vulnerability in Sun Java System Calendar Server May Allow Denial of Service (DoS) When Access Logging is Enabled (Sun 235521)
  • BID-29763: Sun Java System Calendar Server Denial of Service Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2749: Unspecified vulnerability in cshttpd in Sun Java System Calendar Server 6 and 6.3, and Sun ONE Calendar Server 6.0, when access logging (aka service.http.commandlog.all) is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via unspecified vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 46206: Sun Java System Calendar Server Logging Component Unspecified DoS
  • SA30694: Sun Java System Calendar Server Denial of Service
  • SECTRACK ID: 1020299: Sun Java System Calendar Server Can Be Crashed By Remote Users

Platforms Affected:

  • Sun Java System Calendar Server 6.0
  • Sun Java System Calendar Server 6.3
  • Sun ONE Calendar Server 6.0

Reported:

Jun 13, 2008

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