Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor is affected by a Weak Passsword Policy vulnerability
IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor has addressed the following vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor does not require that users should have strong passwords by default, which makes it easier for attackers to compromise user accounts.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/132610 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 - 10.5
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Dec 13, 2018: Original Version Published
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IBM Security Guardium
Software version: 10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1, 10.1.2, 10.1.3, 10.1.4, 10.5
Operating system(s): Linux
Reference #: 2014231
Modified date: 13 December 2018