A new Sun Alert Notification from Sun Microsystems has been issued and is described below. Additional information about this issue may be found on the sunsolve.sun.com website, although a maintenance contract with Sun may be required to view the information.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2008-2121 to this issue.
Avaya system products include an Operating System with the product when it is delivered. Avaya Call Management System (CMS) and Avaya Interactive Response (IR) are both shipped with an operating system from Sun Microsystems. Actions to be taken on those products are described below.
|Product:||Affected Version(s):||Risk Level:||Actions:|
|Avaya CMS||R13/R13.1, R14||Low||This issue affects systems which have a value for the ndd tunable 'tcp_conn_req_max_q0'
higher than the default value of 1024. CMS uses the default value.
Install the latest R13.1 or R14.1 load which includes the patch to fix this issue.
|Avaya IR||2.0, 3.0||Low||This issue affects systems which have a value for the ndd tunable 'tcp_conn_req_max_q0'
higher than the default value of 1024. IR uses the default value.
IR 2.0 is no longer supported and the patch will not be tested.
For 3.0, install IR Service Pack 4 and June Solaris cluster from Avaya Support.
For all vulnerable system products, Avaya recommends that customers restrict local and network access to the server. This restriction should be enforced through the use of physical security, firewalls, ACLs, VPNs, and other generally-accepted networking practices until such time as an update becomes available and can be installed.
Additional information may also be available via the Avaya support website and through your Avaya account representative. Please contact your Avaya product support representative, or dial 1-800-242-2121, with any questions.
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V 1.0 - May 16, 2008 - Initial Statement issued.
V 2.0 - May 29, 2009 - Changed CMS and IR actions, and ASA status to final.
V 3.0 - June 8, 2009 - Modified CMS actions.
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