Security Bulletin: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager is affected by exposure of sensitive information stored in URL parameters (CVE-2017-1669)
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager stores sensitive information in URL parameter. This may lead to information disclosure if unauthorized parties have access to the URLs via server logs, referer header or browser history. The latest fixpack listed below addresses this issue.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager stores sensitive information in URL parameters. This may lead to information disclosure if unauthorized parties have access to the URLs via server logs, referrer header or browser history.
CVSS Base Score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/133636 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.5 - 188.8.131.52
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager v2.6 - 184.108.40.206
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.7 - 220.127.116.11
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Ron Craig, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitriy Beryoza
02 January 2018 - original document publish date.
*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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More support for:
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager
Software version: 2.5, 2.6, 2.7
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1997955
Modified date: 03 January 2018
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