Security Bulletin: API Connect V5 is impacted by sensitive information disclosure via a REST API (CVE-2018-1976)
IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect V5 is impacted by sensitive information disclosure via a REST API that could allow a user with administrative privileges to obtain highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/154031 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|Affected IBM API Management||Affected Versions|
|IBM API Connect||188.8.131.52-184.108.40.206|
|Affected releases||Fixed in VRMF||APAR||Remediation / First Fix|
|IBM API Connect V220.127.116.11 - 18.104.22.168||22.214.171.124 fixpack||LI80566||
Addressed in IBM API Connect V126.96.36.199 fixpack.
Follow this link and find the APIConnect_Management package.
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January 24, 2019: Original bulletin published
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