IBM Support

Security Bulletin: IBM Planning Analytics has addressed a Security Vulnerability

Security Bulletin


Summary

This Security Bulletin addresses a security vulnerability that has been remediated in IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.9.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-4716
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Planning Analytics is vulnerable to a configuration overwrite that allows an unauthenticated user to login as "admin", and then execute code as root or SYSTEM via TM1 scripting.
CVSS Base score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/172094 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.0 - 2.0.8

Remediation/Fixes

The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as possible:

Downloading IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.9

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins

References

Off

Acknowledgement

CVE-2019-4716 was reported to IBM by Pedro Ribeiro from Agile Information Security

Change History

17 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

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.

Internal Use Only

ADV0020425 / PVR0201015
[VU#841491] - IBM Planning Analytics / Cognos TM1 vulnerability report   

Document Location

Worldwide

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU002","label":"Business Analytics"},"Product":{"code":"SSD29G","label":"IBM Planning Analytics"},"Component":"TM1 Server","Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"2.0","Edition":"All"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
11 February 2020

UID

ibm11127781