Intrusion Prevention

IBM.BigInsights.Zookeeper.Remote.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial-of-Service vulnerability in Open Source Zookeeper that affects IBM BigInsights (IBM Open Platform with Apache Hadoop).
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitization of inputs in the application. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

IBM BigInsights 4.1, 4.2, 4.2.5

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable application.

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor.
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22002852

CVE References

CVE-2017-1213