Security Bulletin: IBM Data Studio Web Console is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of browser request headers.
A service in the IBM Data Studio Web Console versions 3.1.0 and 3.1.1 is impacted by cross-site request forgery. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.
CVE ID: CVE-2013-2980
This is possible only after a user has logged in to the console successfully and also visits a malicious web site. This malicious browser client-side code may be able to trick the user into retrieving sensitive monitored database information (such as health status, job execution failures etc.).
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/84113 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
AFFECTED PRODUCTS :
IBM Data Studio Web Console 3.1.0 and 3.1.1 on all supported operating systems.
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· X-Force Vulnerability Database (84113)
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14 June 2013: Original publication
More support for:
IBM Data Studio
Software version: 3.1, 3.1.1
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1638733
Modified date: 11 June 2013
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