Security Bulletin: IBM Tivoli Monitoring is affected by a vulnerability in its internal web server
A vulnerability exists in the internal web server provided by IBM Tivoli Monitoring basic services. It could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a use-after-free error. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Monitoring could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a use-after-free error. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
CVSS Base Score: 8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/133243 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
The KDH component of IBM Tivoli Monitoring Basic Services (KGL,KAX) for Version 6.2.2 through 6.2.2 Fix Pack 9
Update to IBM Tivoli Monitoring 623 or later Basic Services (KGL,KAX)
Workarounds and Mitigations
The internal HTTP server can be disabled for Agent only systems. For TEMS/TEPS you should update to ITM 623 or later.
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
This vulnerability was reported to IBM by Emanuele Calvelli with Quantum Leap srl.
Draft bulletin created.
*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 Tivoli Monitoring V6
ITM Web Services
Software version: 6.2.2, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 2010554
Modified date: 17 November 2017
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