Security Bulletin: API Connect is affected by an information leakage vulnerability (CVE-2018-1468)
API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.
An API Connect user can get access to internal environment and sensitive API details to which they are not authorized.
DESCRIPTION: An API Connect user can get access to internal environment and sensitive API details to which they are not authorized.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/140399 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
Affected API Connect
|IBM API Connect||22.214.171.124-126.96.36.199|
Addressed in VRMF
Remediation / First Fix
|IBM API Connect
188.8.131.52 184.108.40.206iFix_20180107-0316_e0506c4ca64d and above
|220.127.116.11||LI79980||Addressed in IBM API Connect V18.104.22.168.
Management Server is impacted.
Follow this link and find the "APIConnect_Management" package:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Panu Tamminen
30 April 2018: Original version published
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IBM API Connect
Software version: 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199
Operating system(s): Platform Independent
Software edition: All Editions
Reference #: 2015968
Modified date: 30 April 2018