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Security Bulletin: IBM Client Application Access NSD Privilege Escalation

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Summary

IBM ICAA NSD on Windows could allow an authenticated local user without adminstrative privileges to gain System privilege. IBM will address this vulnerability by providing a fix.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1714
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Notes and Domino NSD could allow an authenticated local user without adminstrative privileges to gain System privilege.
CVSS Base Score: 8.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/134633 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1

IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1.1

IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1.1 Interim Fix 1

IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1.2 Interim Fix 1

Remediation/Fixes

Product Version Download links (on ICAA tab)
IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1.2 IF2 http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/quickorder?product=ibm%2FLotus%2FLotus+Notes&fixids=ICAA1.0.1.2_IF2_W32&source=SAR

Customers who remain on the following releases may open a Service Request with IBM Support, reference SPR# PPUEASMHAW and request a fix.

- IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1

- IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1.1

- IBM Client Application Access 1.0.1.1 Interim Fix 1

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

Acknowledgement

This vulnerability was reported to IBM by Lasse Trolle Borup of Improsec ApS.

*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.

Disclaimer

According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

Document information

More support for: IBM Client Application Access

Software version: 1.0.0.1, 1.0.1.1, 1.0.1.2

Operating system(s): Windows, iOS

Reference #: 2010776

Modified date: 16 February 2018