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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium is affected by Multiple vulnerabilities in gnutls (CVE-2017-5337 CVE-2017-5336)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Security Guardium has addressed the following vulnerabilities.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-5337
DESCRIPTION:
GnuTLS could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a stack or heap-based buffer overflow error. By sending a specially-crafted OpenPGP certificate, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/120490 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

CVEID: CVE-2017-5336
DESCRIPTION:
GnuTLS could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a stack or heap-based buffer overflow error. By sending a specially-crafted OpenPGP certificate, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/120489 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Security Guardium V10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2, 10.1.3, 10.1.4

Remediation/Fixes

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

04/27/18: 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: 10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2, 10.1.3, 10.1.4

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 2013304

Modified date: 15 May 2018