Security Bulletin: IBM Security Access Manager appliances use some weak cryptographic algorithms for stash file encryption (CVE-2016-3019)
IBM Security Access Manager appliance use password stash files, which may be encrypted using a weak encryption algorithm.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Access Manager uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/114462 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0, all firmware versions
|IBM Security Access Manager||9.0 -
|IV92169||1. For releases prior to ISAM 126.96.36.199, upgrade to 188.8.131.52:
IBM Security Access Manager V9.0.3 Multiplatform, Multilingual (CRW4EML)
2. Apply 184.108.40.206 IF0001:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
31 May 2017: 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.
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|Security||IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile||9.0, 9.0.1, 220.127.116.11, 9.0.2|
|Security||IBM Security Access Manager for Web||9.0, 18.104.22.168, 9.0.1, 9.0.2|
More support for:
IBM Security Access Manager
Software version: 9.0.0, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 9.0.3
Operating system(s): Appliance
Reference #: 1988419
Modified date: 02 June 2017