IBM Security Information Queue (ISIQ) stores the JSON web token (JWT) secret in plain text in one of its YAML files. As of v1.0.5, ISIQ generates an encrypted JWT secret during product configuration.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Information Queue (ISIQ) contains hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external components, or encryption of internal data.
CVSS Base score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/176206 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Security Information Queue (ISIQ)||1.0.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Nathan Roane, Kamil Sarbinowski, Vince Dragnea and Troy Fisher from IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team.
14 Feb 2020: Initial Publication
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28 February 2020