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Security Bulletin: Addressing the Sqlite Vulnerability CVE-2019-16168, CVE-2019-19242 and CVE-2019-19244

Security Bulletin


IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) for Transactions - Transaction Tracking has addressed the following SQLite vulnerability:

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-16168
DESCRIPTION:   SQLite is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by missing validation of a sqlite_stat1 sz field in whereLoopAddBtreeIndex in sqlite3.c. By providing specially-crafted input, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s) Version(s)
ITCAM for Transactions and

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

27 Feb 2020: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
03 March 2020