Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor is affected by Use of a Broken or Risky Cryptographic Algorithm vulenrability (CVE-2017-1598)
IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt sensitive information. IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor has fixed this vulenrability
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/132611 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor V10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2, 10.1.3
|IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor||10.0-10.1.3||https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=IBM%20Security&product=ibm/Information+Management/InfoSphere+Guardium&release=10.0&platform=Linux&function=fixId&fixids=SqlGuard_10.0p400_GPU_Dec-2017-V10.1.4&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc|
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
12/18/17: Original Version Published
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