Librdmacm Service Port Connection Security Vulnerability

Summary

librdmacm is prone to a security vulnerability.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Florian Weimer.


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Librdmacm

An attacker may exploit this issue to send malicious address resolution information to the applications using the affected library. This may aid in other attacks.This cab be exploited by running a rogue ‘ib_acm’ service on port 6125 on a server which affected clients may connect to.

CVE Information:
CVE-2012-4516

Disclosure Timeline:
Published : Oct 12 2012
Updated : Oct 12 2012

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