Security Bulletin: Detailed error messages in IBM Emptoris Contract Management are vulnerable to attacks (CVE-2016-6018)
IBM Emptoris Contract Management product reveals detailed error messages in certain features that might be vulnerable to attacks.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Emptoris Contract Management product reveals detailed error messages in certain features that could case an attacker to gain additional information to conduct further attacks.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/116738 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
IBM Emptoris Contract Management 10.0.x through 10.1.0
The remediation to this issue is to apply a fixpack(FP) / InterimFix(iFix) as soon as practical. Please see below for the information on the fixes available.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v2 Guide
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Complete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
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