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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Access Manager appliances are affected by a security vulnerability (CVE-2016-3051)

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Summary

IBM Security Access Manager appliances could allow an authenticated user to access some privileged functionality of the server.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-3051
DESCRIPTION:
 IBM Security Access Manager for Web could allow an authenticated user to access some privileged functionality of the server.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/114714 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Security Access Manager 9.0 appliances, all firmware versions.

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0 - 9.0.2.0 IV92175 Upgrade to 9.0.3.0:
IBM Security Access Manager V9.0.3 Multiplatform, Multilingual (CRW4EML)

Workarounds and Mitigations

None.

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References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Paul Ionescu, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitryi Beryoza

Change History

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.

Disclaimer

According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Security IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile
Security IBM Security Access Manager for Web

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Access Manager

Software version: 9.0.0, 9.0.0.1, 9.0.1.0, 9.0.2.0

Operating system(s): Appliance

Reference #: 1995724

Modified date: 02 June 2017