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Security Bulletin: IBM Cúram Social Program Management is vulnerable to a SQL injection attack

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IBM Cúram Social Program Management is vulnerable to a SQL Injection attack. The attacker must already be authenticated and have access to the console.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-5023
IBM Cúram Social Program Management is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1


Product VRMF Remiation/First Fix
Cúram SPM 6.1 Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.1.1

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

Initial Publication: 09 November 2015

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Document information

More support for: Cúram Social Program Management

Software version: 6.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #: 1967851

Modified date: 09 November 2015