Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar Incident Forensics is vulnerable to authentication bypass. (CVE-2018-1612)
IBM QRadar Incident Forensics could allow a remote attacker to bypass authentication.
DESCRIPTION: IBM QRadar Incident Forensics could allow a remote attacker to bypass authentication and obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/144164 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM QRadar SIEM 7.2.0 - 7.2.8 Patch 11
IBM QRadar SIEM 7.3.0 - 7.3.1 Patch 4
Workarounds and Mitigations
The following technical note provides a mitigation for this vulnerability.
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
An independent security researcher, Pedro Ribeiro (pedrib_at_gmail.com), has reported this vulnerability to Beyond Security SecuriTeam Secure Disclosure program.
06 June, 2018: First Publish
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