Security Bulletin: API Connect V5 is vulnerable to CSRF attacks (CVE-2018-1858)
IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect V5 is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery which could allow an attacker to execute malicious and unauthorized actions transmitted from a user that the website trusts.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/151256 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|Affected IBM API Management||Affected Versions|
|IBM API Connect||18.104.22.168-22.214.171.124 iFix1|
|Product||VRMF||APAR||Remediation / First Fix|
|IBM API Connect V126.96.36.199 - 188.8.131.52 iFix 1||184.108.40.206 iFix 2||LI80941||
Addressed in IBM API Connect V220.127.116.11 iFix 2 provided June 14, 2019.
Follow this link and find the APIConnect_Management package.
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June 14, 2019: Original bulletin published
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