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Security Bulletin: A Security Vulnerability Has Been Identified In IBM Security Secret Server (CVE-2019-4639)

Security Bulletin


Summary

A security vulnerability identified on IBM Security Secret Server has been addressed in the release 10.7.000059.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-4639
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Security Secret Server uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/170045 for the current score.
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

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Security Secret ServerAll

Remediation/Fixes

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Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

08 Jan 2020: 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:
24 January 2020

UID

ibm11283194