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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor is affected by Improper Authorization Vulnerability (CVE-2016-0239)

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Summary

IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor could allow a remote authenticated attacker to issue a specially HTTP request as administrator.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0239
DESCRIPTION:
 IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor could allow a remote authenticated attacker to issue a specially HTTP request as administrator.
CVSS Base Score: 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110410 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions


IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor V 9.0, 9.1, 9.5,
10.0, 10.0.1

Remediation/Fixes

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Paul Ionescu, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd. Dmitriy Beryoza

Change History

14/09/2016 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.

Disclaimer

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Document information

More support for: IBM Security Guardium

Software version: 9.0, 9.1, 9.5, 10.0, 10.0.1

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 1988999

Modified date: 14 September 2016


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