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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager is affected by Query Parameter in SSL Request (CVE-2016-6102)

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Summary

IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager allows storage of sensitive information in URLs.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-6102
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager stores sensitive information in URL parameters. This may lead to information disclosure if unauthorized parties have access to the URLs via server logs, referrer header or browser history.
CVSS Base Score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/118258 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.5 - 2.5.0.7

IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager v2.6 - 2.6.0.2

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF Remediation/First Fix
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager 2.5 - 2.5.0.7 2.5.0-ISS-SKLM-FP0008
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager 2.6- 2.6.0.2 2.6.0-ISS-SKLM-FP0003

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

Change History

16th March 2017 - original document 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

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Document information

More support for: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager
Distributed

Software version: 2.5, 2.6

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 2000359

Modified date: 19 March 2017