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Security Bulletin: IBM API Connect is affected by a clickjacking vulnerability (CVE-2018-2015)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-2015
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect could allow a remote attacker to hijack the clicking action of the victim. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack the victim's click actions and possibly launch further attacks against the victim.
CVSS Base Score: 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/155195 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM API Management Affected Versions
IBM API Connect 2018.1-2018.4.1.4

Remediation/Fixes

Affected Product Fixed in VRMF APAR Remediation / First Fix
IBM API Connect V2018.1-2018.4.1.4 2018.4.1.5 fixpack LI80817
Addressed in IBM API Connect v2018.4.1.5 fixpack.

Management server is impacted.

Follow this link and find the appropriate form factor for your installation for 2018.4.1.5.
 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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Reference

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

April 29, 2019: 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.

Disclaimer

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Product Alias/Synonym

API Connect
APIC

Document information

More support for: IBM API Connect

Component: Management Server

Software version: 2018.1-2018.4.1.4

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 0882756

Modified date: 29 April 2019