Security Bulletin: Missing Authentication for Critical Function affects IBM Security Guardium (CVE-2017-1258)
IBM Security Guardium does not perform an authentication check for a critical resource or functionality allowing anonymous users access to protected areas. IBM Security Guardium has fixed this vulnerability
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Guardium does not perform an authentication check for a critical resource or functionality allowing anonymous users access to protected areas.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/124685 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Guardium V9.0, 9.1, 9.5
IBM Security Guardium V10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
08/07/2017: Second Version Published
06/29/2017: 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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