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Security Bulletin: IBM API Connect is affected by a NoSQL Injection in MongoDB connector for the LoopBack framework (CVE-2018-1784)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerabilities.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1784
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect is affected by a NoSQL Injection in MongoDB connector for the LoopBack framework.
CVSS Base Score: 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/148807 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product

Affected Versions

IBM API Connect

5.0.0.0-5.0.8.4

Remediation/Fixes

Affected Product

Addressed in VRMF

APAR

Remediation / First Fix

IBM API Connect 

5.0.0.0-5.0.8.4

5.0.8.5 fix pack

LI80407

Addressed in IBM API Connect V5.0.8.5 fix pack.

Loopback framework is impacted.

Follow this link and find the APIConnect_Management V5.0.8.5 download.

http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7EWebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/IBM+API+Connect&release=5.0.8.4&platform=All&function=all&source=fc

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Reference

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Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

December 18, 2018: Original bulletin 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.

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Document information

More support for: IBM API Connect

Component: Management Server

Software version: 5.0.0.0-5.0.8.4

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 0737883

Modified date: 18 December 2018