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Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities addressed in IBM Cloud Pak System (CVE-2019-4521, CVE-2019-4095)

Security Bulletin


Summary

Vulnerabilities have been identified for Platform System Manager in IBM Cloud Pak System. It applies to IBM Cloud Pak System, Software, and Service. Cloud Pak System has addressed this vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-4521
DESCRIPTION:   Platform System Manager in IBM Cloud Pak System is potentially vulnerable to CVS Injection. A remote attacker could execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by improper validation of csv file contents.
CVSS Base score: 7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/165179 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)


CVEID:   CVE-2019-4095
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Pure Application System is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery which could allow an attacker to execute malicious and unauthorized actions transmitted from a user that the website trusts.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/158015 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Cloud Pak System2.3, 2.3.0.1

Remediation/Fixes

For IBM Cloud Pak System V2.3.0 and V2.3.0.1, upgrade to V2.3.1.0.

Information on upgrading can be found here: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10887959.

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

04 Dec 2019: Initial Publication

*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

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
07 July 2020

UID

ibm11126605