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Security Bulletin: Information Disclosure in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (CVE-2019-4703)

Security Bulletin


Summary

The user id and password may be exposed in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus when protecting Microsoft SQL or Microsoft Exchange.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-4703
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Spectrum Protect Plus, when protecting Microsoft SQL or Microsoft Exchange, could allow an attacker with intimate knowledge of the system to obtain highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/172013 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Spectrum Protect Plus10.1.0-10.1.5

Remediation/Fixes

Spectrum Protect
Plus Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
PlatformLink to Fix
      10.110.1.5 patch1Linuxhttp://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm11072392

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

21 February 2020: Iniital 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:
21 February 2020

UID

ibm13177915