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Security Bulletin: IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management affected by Privilege Escalation vulnerability(CVE-2015-1945)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management is vulnerable to Privilege Escalation attack caused by improper authorization check.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-1945
DESCRIPTION: IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server could allow an authenticated attacker to gain escalated privileges through an undisclosed vulnerability.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/103162 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM InfoSphere InfoSphere Reference Data Management Versions 11.4, 11.3, 11.0, 10.1

Remediation/Fixes

The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical. Please see below for information on the fixes available.

ProductVRMFAPARRemediation/First Fix
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management
11.4
None11.4-FP03
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management
11.3
None11.3-FP03
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management
11.0
None11.0-FP04
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management
10.1
None10.1.0.3

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known

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References

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Acknowledgement

None

Change History

28-May-2015: Original version published
28-May-2015: Remediations/Fixes updated with RDM 11.3 FP03
26-June-2015: Remediations/Fixes update with RDM 11.4 FP03
28-August-2015: Remediations/Fixes update with RDM 11.0 FP04 and RDM 10.1 Tech Note

*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 Information

Modified date:
16 June 2018

UID

swg21957776