IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) is affected by an Apache Commons FileUpload vulnerability. TADDM has addressed this vulnerability.
Description: IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by deserialization of untrusted data in DiskFileItem class of FileUpload library. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the current process.
CVSS Base Score: 7.3
CVSS Temporal Score: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117957 for more information
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
How to acquire fix
Please get familiar with eFix readme in etc/efix_readme.txt
Workarounds and Mitigations
The only solution is to apply eFix prepared to specific TADDM version (184.108.40.206 or 220.127.116.11). This fix is only tested for TADDM versions 18.104.22.168 or 22.214.171.124 and should not be applied at other maintenance levels. Upgrade to the latest maintenance level to apply this fix.
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16-Nov-17: Original version published
24-Nov-17: Review comments incorporated
09-Apr-18: Updated expired efix links
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17 June 2018