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Security Bulletin: Log viewer vulnerability affects IBM Workload Deployer (CVE-2014-6190)

Security Bulletin


Log viewer vulnerability affects IBM Workload Deployer.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2014-6190
Defined system users without proper permissions can access the log viewer functionality by entering the log page URLs in their browser.

CVSS Base Score: 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Workload Deployer version 3.1 and later


The solution is to apply the IBM Workload Deployer Iinterim fix6.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Related information

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Change History

25 March 2015: Original version 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.


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Document information

More support for: IBM Workload Deployer

Software version: 3.1,,,,

Operating system(s): Firmware

Reference #: 1700480

Modified date: 26 March 2015