Security Bulletin: IBM MQ Appliance potential execution of arbitrary commands (CVE-2017-1318)
There is potential for an authenticated messaging administrator to execute arbitrary commands on the IBM MQ Appliance.
DESCRIPTION: IBM MQ Appliance could allow an authenticated messaging administrator to execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by command execution.
CVSS Base Score: 9.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/125730 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM MQ Appliance 8.0
Maintenance levels between 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199
IBM MQ Appliance 9.0.x Continuous Delivery (CD) Release
Continuous delivery updates 9.0.1 and 9.0.2
IBM MQ Appliance 8.0
Apply fixpack 188.8.131.52 or later maintenance.
IBM MQ Appliance 9.0.x Continuous Delivery (CD) release
Apply continuous delivery update 9.0.3 or later.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
14 July 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.
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More support for:
IBM MQ Appliance
Software version: 8.0, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 9.0.1, 9.0.2
Operating system(s): Platform Independent
Reference #: 2003815
Modified date: 14 July 2017