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Security Bulletin: IBM Atlas eDiscovery Process Management vulnerable to unsafe third-party links.

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Atlas eDiscovery Process Management has addressed the following vulnerability: An authenticated attacker could obtain sensitive information when an unsuspecting user clicks on unsafe third-party links. The third-party links with target="_blank" attribute and no rel="noopener noreferrer" attribute allows linked page partial access to the linking page window object.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1353
Atlas eDiscovery Process Management could allow an authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information when an unsuspecting user clicks on unsafe third-party links.
CVSS Base Score: 4.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Atlas eDiscovery Process Management 6.0.3 -


Product VRM Remediation
Atlas eDiscovery Process Management 6.0.3 - Use Atlas eDiscovery Process Management version 6.0.3 Fix Pack 6

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Related information

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Change History

October 06, 2017: Original Version Published

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Document information

More support for: Atlas eDiscovery Process Management

Software version: 6.0.3,,,,

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 2005827

Modified date: 14 July 2017