Security Bulletin: Password displayed in plaintext in logs (CVE-2014-0920)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM SPSS Analytic Server jobs produce logs that contain a password in plaintext which authenticated users can view.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2014-0920

DESCRIPTION: IBM SPSS Analytic Server jobs produce logs that contain a password in plaintext which authenticated users can view.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/92073 for the current score.
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)


AFFECTED PRODUCTS AND VERSIONS:
IBM SPSS Analytic Server, version 1.0.1 and earlier.


REMEDIATION:

Product VRMF APAR Fix
IBM SPSS Analytic Server 1.0.0.0 PI13527 (APAR 36968) SPSS Analytic Server 1.0.0.0 IF002
IBM SPSS Analytic Server 1.0.1.0 PI13527 (APAR 36968) SPSS Analytic Server 1.0.1.0 IF004

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

References

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

08 April, 2014 - Original copy 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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Document information


More support for:

SPSS Analytic Server

Software version:

1.0, 1.0.1

Operating system(s):

Linux

Reference #:

1669506

Modified date:

2014-04-08

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