Security Bulletin: Privilege escalation vulnerability affects IBM Security Guardium (CVE-2017-1122)
IBM Security Guardium contains a vulnerability that could allow a local attacker with CLI access to inject arbitrary commands which would be executed as root. IBM Security Guardium has addressed this issue
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Guardium contains a vulnerability that could allow a local attacker with CLI access to inject arbitrary commands which would be executed as root.
CVSS Base Score: 7.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/121174 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Guardium V8.2
IBM Security Guardium V9.0, 9.1, 9.5
IBM Security Guardium V10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2
|IBM Security Guardium||8.2||End of Service Sept 30 2016.
Full Extended Support customers must contact L2 support for more information
|IBM Security Guardium||9x||http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=IBM%2BSecurity&product=ibm/Information+Management/InfoSphere+Guardium&release=All&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=SqlGuard_9.0p751&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc|
|IBM Security Guardium||10x||http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=IBM%2BSecurity&product=ibm/Information+Management/InfoSphere+Guardium&release=All&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=SqlGuard_10.0p208&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc|
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
04/18/2017: Original version published
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IBM Security Guardium
Software version: 8.2, 9.0, 9.1, 9.5, 10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2
Operating system(s): Linux
Reference #: 1997868
Modified date: 18 April 2017