Security Bulletin: IBM Spectrum Protect Client Web Interface is vulnerable to a clickjacking attack (CVE-2018-1853)
The IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) Backup-Archive Client Web interface is vulnerable to a clickjacking attack that could allow a remote attacker to hijack the clicking action of the victim.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager could allow a remote attacker to hijack the clicking action of the victim. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack the victim's click actions and possibly launch further attacks against the victim.
CVSS Base Score: 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/151014
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
The following versions of the IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) Backup-Archive Client are affected:
- 22.214.171.124 through 126.96.36.199
- 188.8.131.52 through 184.108.40.206
|Spectrum Protect Backup-Archive Client Release||
First Fixing VRM Level
|Platform||Link to Fix|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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2 April 2019 - original version published
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|Tivoli Storage Manager||Backup-Archive Client||AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Mac OS, Solaris, Windows||7.1|
More support for:
IBM Spectrum Protect
Component: Backup-Archvie Client
Software version: 7.1, 8.1
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Mac OS, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 0870718
Modified date: 02 April 2019