Security Bulletin: IBM Cognos TM1 is affected by the following vulnerability: CVE-2014-0863
A security vulnerability has been discovered in IBM Cognos TM1 resulting in unencrypted passwords found in memory on client.
CVSS Base Score: 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/90937 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
An obfuscated password in the TM1 application can be retrieved. Testers were able to use a security tool to obtain the password for a database user.
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Cognos TM1 18.104.22.168
IBM Cognos TM1 10.1.1.2
IBM Cognos TM1 10.2.0.2
IBM Cognos TM1 10.2.2
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More support for:
Software version: 9.5.2, 10.1.1, 10.2, 10.2.2
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1682397
Modified date: 29 August 2014