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Security Bulletin: IBM Insights Foundation for Energy could allow an authenticated user to obtain sensitive information from error messages (CVE-2017-1141)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Insights Foundation for Energy could allow an authenticated user to obtain sensitive information from error messages.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:CVE-2017-1141
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Insights Foundation for Energy could allow an authenticated user to obtain sensitive information from error messages.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/121907 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

This vulnerability affects the following versions and releases of Insights Foundation for Energy:

· Version 1.6 and before

Remediation/Fixes

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

Important note

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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

Vulnerability reported to IBM by Federico Dotta and Maurizio Agazzini
at @ Mediaservice.net S.r.l.

Change History

26 April 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.

Document information

More support for: IBM Insights Foundation for Energy

Software version: 1.0, 1.5, 1.6

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 2002620

Modified date: 02 May 2018