Security Bulletin: IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager is affected by XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack (CVE-2017-1666)
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager is vulnerable to a XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager is vulnerable to a XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources.
CVSS Base Score: 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/133560 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.5 - 126.96.36.199
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager v2.6 - 188.8.131.52
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager: v2.7 - 184.108.40.206
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Ron Craig, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitriy Beryoza
5 January 2018- original document published
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More support for:
IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager
Software version: 2.5, 2.6, 2.7
Operating system(s): Platform Independent
Reference #: 2011970
Modified date: 05 January 2018