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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Access Manager Appliance is affected by a security vulnerability (CVE-2018-1850)

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Summary

IBM Security Access Manager appliance is affected by a security vulnerability that could allow unauthorized operations when Advanced Access Control services are running.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1850
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Access Manager Appliance 9.0.3.1, 9.0.4.0 and 9.0.5.0 could allow unauthorized operations when Advanced Access Control services are running.
CVSS Base Score: 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/150998 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Security Access Manager Appliance Affected Versions
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0.3.1-9.0.5.0

 

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0.3.1 - 9.0.5.0 IJ10386

1. For versions prior to 9.0.5.0, upgrade to 9.0.5.0: 9.0.5-ISS-ISAM-FP0000

2. Apply 9.0.5.0 Interim Fix 2:
9.0.5.0-ISS-ISAM-IF0002

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None.

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Reference

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

16 October 2018: Original version published.

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.

Disclaimer

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Cross reference information
Product Component Platform Version Edition
IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile Appliance 9.0.3.1, 9.0.4.0, 9.0.5.0
IBM Security Access Manager for Web Appliance 9.0.3.1, 9.0.4.0, 9.0.5.0

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Access Manager Appliance

Software version: 9.0.3.1, 9.0.4.0, 9.0.5.0

Operating system(s): Appliance

Reference #: 0734555

Modified date: 17 October 2018


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