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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) is affected by a Password in Clear Text vulnerability (CVE-2018-1377 )

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Summary

IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) has addressed the following vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1377
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) stores user credentials in plain in clear text which can be read by a local user.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/137778 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG)
Affected Versions
IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) 3.1

Remediation/Fixes

Product
VRMF
Remediation / First Fix
IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) 3.2 An updated version of the product can be found on IBM's Passport Advantage site here: https://www-01.ibm.com/software/passportadvantage/pacustomers.html

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

IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Ron Craig, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitriy Beryoza

Change History

2/21/2018: Original Version Published

*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 Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence

Software version: 3.1

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 2013596

Modified date: 21 February 2018