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Security Bulletin: File Access Vulnerability Affects IBM Sterling File Gateway (CVE-2018-1398)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Sterling File Gateway could allow a remote attacker to download certain files that could contain sensitive information

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:  CVE-2018-1398
DESCRIPTION:  IBM Sterling File Gateway could allow a remote attacker to download certain files that could contain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/138434 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Sterling File Gateway 2.2.0 - 2.2.6

Remediation/Fixes

PRODUCT & Version

APAR

Remediation/Fix

IBM Sterling File Gateway 2.2.0 - 2.2.6

IT23960

Apply Fix Pack 5020603_6 available on Fix Central

Workarounds and Mitigations

No

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Reference

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

26 July 2018: Original version published
changed version from 5020603_3 to 5020603_6 in Remediation/Fix

*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: Sterling File Gateway

Software version: 2.2.0 - 2.2.6

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 0717025

Modified date: 26 July 2018