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Security Bulletin: IBM Cúram Social Program Management contains an open redirect vulnerability (CVE-2018-1654)

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Summary

A recent penetration test in the product identified that an open redirect issue exists in the IBM Cúram Social Program Management product. The issue could enable a remote attacker to use an attack vector to conduct an open redirect attack, where a redirect value is not validated.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1654
DESCRIPTION: IBM Cúram Social Program Management could enable a remote attacker to conduct phishing attacks by using an open redirect attack. By persuading a victim to visit a specially crafted web site, a remote attacker could exploit the open redirect vulnerability to spoof the displayed URL to redirect a user to a malicious web site that appears to be trusted. The attacker could then obtain highly sensitive information or conduct further attacks against the victim.
CVSS Base Score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/144747 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Cúram Social Program Management 7.0.2.0 - 7.0.3.0
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 7.0.0.0 - 7.0.1.0
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.2.0.0 - 6.2.0.6
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.0.0 - 6.1.1.6
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.5.0 - 6.0.5.10

Remediation/Fixes

Product

VRMF Remediation/First Fix
Cúram SPM
7.0.4
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 7.0.4.0 or a subsequent 7.0.4 release.
Cúram SPM
7.0.1
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 7.0.1.3 or a subsequent 7.0.1 release.
Cúram SPM
6.2.0
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.2.0.6 iFix2 or a subsequent 6.2.0 release.
Cúram SPM
6.1.1
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.1.1.6 iFix2 or a subsequent 6.1.1 release.
Cúram SPM
6.0.5
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.0.5.10 iFix4 or a subsequent 6.0.5.10 release.

Workarounds and Mitigations

For information about all other versions, contact IBM Cúram Social Program Management customer support.

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Important Note

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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

06 December 2018: Original document 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: Cúram Social Program Management

Component: Not Applicable

Software version: 6.0.5, 6.1.1, 6.2.0, 7.0.1, 7.0.3

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #: 0739027

Modified date: 06 December 2018