Security Bulletin: Improper authorization by non-admin user in IBM Content Navigator (CVE-2014-0858)
Using 3rd party tools, a non-admin user can modify the URL action so that instead of a getAction, the user can perform a deleteAction against the configuration database.
Improper authorization by non-admin user
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/90864 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Content Navigator 2.0.0, 2.0.1, and 2.0.2
IBM Content Navigator is a component that is available to customers in these products (and the products that contain them):
· IBM Content Manager
· IBM FileNet Content Manager
· IBM Content Foundation
· IBM Content Manager OnDemand
Version 2.0.0: Upgrade to Content Navigator 2.0.2 and apply fix pack 220.127.116.11-ICN-FP002
Version 2.0.1: Upgrade to Content Navigator 2.0.2 and apply fix pack 18.104.22.168-ICN-FP002
Version 2.0.2: Apply fix pack 22.214.171.124-ICN-FP002
Workarounds and Mitigations
None known, apply fixes
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