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Security Bulletin: IBM InfoSphere Information Analyzer and Information Governance Catalog is affected by an Information Disclosure vulnerability

Security Bulletin


Summary

An Information Disclosure vulnerability was addressed by IBM InfoSphere Information Analyzer and Information Governance Catalog.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2019-4257
DESCRIPTION: IBM InfoSphere Information Analyzer is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability. Sensitive information in an error message may be used to conduct further attacks against the system.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/159945 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
 

Affected Products and Versions

The following products, running on all supported platforms, are affected:
    IBM InfoSphere Information Analyzer : versions 11.5, 11.7
    IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog: versions 11.5, 11.7
    IBM InfoSphere Information Server on Cloud: versions 11.5, 11.7
 


Remediation/Fixes

Product

VRMF

APAR

Remediation/First Fix

InfoSphere Information Analyzer,
Information Governance Catalog,
Information Server on Cloud

11.5

JR60958

--Contact IBM Customer Support

InfoSphere Information Analyzer, Information Governance Catalog, Information Server on Cloud

11.7

JR60958

--Apply IBM InfoSphere Information Server version 11.7.1.0

--For IBM InfoSphere Information Server Enterprise Edition in a containerized environment, apply IBM InfoSphere Information Server 11.7.1.0

 

Contact Technical Support:
In the United States and Canada dial 1-800-IBM-SERV
View the support contacts for other countries outside of the United States.
Electronically open a Service Request with Information Server Technical Support.

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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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

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

29 April 2019: Original version 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: InfoSphere Information Server

Software version: 11.5, 11.7

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 0882478

Modified date: 29 April 2019