Security Bulletin: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager is affected by exposure of sensitive information to be cached by browser (CVE-2016-6097)
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager allows web pages containing sensitive information to be cached by a browser. As a result this information will be stored unsafely for an indefinite amount of time on the user's hard drive. Attackers with local access or malware installed on the user's computer can access the sensitive data.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager allows web pages to be stored locally which can be read by another user on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/118253 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.0.1 - 22.214.171.124
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.5 - 126.96.36.199
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager v2.6 - 188.8.131.52
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31st Jan 2017 - original version published.
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IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager
Software version: 2.0.1, 2.5, 2.6
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1997986
Modified date: 02 February 2017