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Security Bulletin: A format string security vulnerability has been identified in IBM Spectrum Scale (CVE-2021-29740)

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A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM Spectrum Scale file system that could allow an attacker to execute arbirtary code. A fix for this vulnerability is available.

CVE(s): CVE-2021-29740

Affected product(s) and affected version(s):

Affected Product(s) Version(s)
IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0.0 – 5.0.5.6
IBM Spectrum Scale 5.1.0 – 5.1.0.3

Refer to the following reference URLs for remediation and additional vulnerability details:  
Source Bulletin: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6457629
X-Force Database: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/201474

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