Security Bulletin: IBM API Connect Developer Portal is vulnerable to Server Side Request Forgery (CVE-2018-1712)
IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.
IBM API Connect Developer Portal is vulnerable to Server Side Request Forgery. An attacker, using specially crafted input parameters can trick the server into making potentially malicious calls within the trusted network.
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect Developer Portal is vulnerable to Server Side Request Forgery. An attacker, using specially crafted input parameters can trick the server into making potentially malicious calls within the trusted network.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/CVE-2018-1712 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:L/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
|Affected Product||Addressed in VRMF||APAR||Remediation/First Fix|
|IBM API Connect||22.214.171.124 iFix||LI80044||
Addressed in IBM API Connect Developer Portal V126.96.36.199 iFix.
Follow this link and find the "APIConnect-Portal" package.
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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by David Azria
November 2, 2018: Correction to version number. 15 August 2018: Original version published
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