Security Bulletin: A command injection vulnerability has been identified in IBM Security Access Manager for Web appliances (CVE-2016-3028)
A vulnerability in IBM Security Access Manager for Web could allow a remote authenticated attacker with admin access to the LMI to execute arbitrary commands on the system.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Access Manager for Web could allow a remote authenticated attacker with admin access to the LMI to execute arbitrary commands on the system. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary commands on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 9.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/114479 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 appliances
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 8.0, all firmware versions
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0, all firmware versions
IBM has provided patches for all affected versions. Follow the installation instructions in the README files included with the patch.
|IBM Security Access Manager for Web||7.0 (appliance)||IV89326||Apply Interim Fix 27:
|IBM Security Access Manager for Web||18.104.22.168 -
|IV89322||1. For versions prior to 22.214.171.124, upgrade to 126.96.36.199:
2. Apply 188.8.131.52 Interim Fix 3:
|IBM Security Access Manager||9.0||IV89257||1. For versions prior to 184.108.40.206, upgrade to 220.127.116.11:
IBM Security Access Manager V9.0.1 Multiplatform, Multilingual (CRW4EML)
2. Apply 18.104.22.168 Interim Fix 5:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Paul Ionescu, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitryi Beryoza
September 21, 2016: 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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More support for:
IBM Security Access Manager for Web
Software version: 7.0, 8.0, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 8.0.1, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 9.0, 22.214.171.124, 9.0.1
Operating system(s): Appliance
Reference #: 1990317
Modified date: 26 September 2016