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Vulnerability Score 4.7 4.7
CVE Id CVE-2008-2709
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:09:38
Published 16 Jun 2008 04:41:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE



Buffer overflow in the BrSmRcvAndCheck function in the RCHMGR module on IBM OS/400 V5R4M0, V5R4M5, and V6R1M0 allows local users to cause a denial of service (task halt and main storage dump) via unspecified vectors involving the running of diagnostics on a modem port. NOTE: there might be limited attack scenarios.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Os 400 V5r4m0

  • Ibm Os 400 V5r4m5

  • Ibm Os 400 V6r1m0


XF - os400-brsmrcvandcheck-bo(42984)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-1799

BID - 29660


SECUNIA - 30554

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:57