Security Bulletin: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager is affected by Query Parameter in SSL Request (CVE-2016-6102)
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager allows storage of sensitive information in URLs.
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 - 22.214.171.124
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager v2.6 - 126.96.36.199
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16th March 2017 - original document published
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IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager
Software version: 2.5, 2.6
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 2000359
Modified date: 19 March 2017