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Security Bulletin: Missing Authentication for Critical Function affects IBM Security Guardium (CVE-2017-1258)

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Summary

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

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1258
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

Remediation/Fixes

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

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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Document information

More support for: IBM Security Guardium

Software version: 9.0, 9.1, 9.5, 10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 2004309

Modified date: 08 August 2017