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Security Bulletin: IBM Forms Experience Builder could be susceptible to a server-side request forgery (CVE-2016-6001)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Forms Experience Builder could be susceptible to a server-side request forgery (SSRF) allowing for some information disclosure of internal resources.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-6001
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Forms Experience Builder could be susceptible to a server-side request forgery (SSRF) from the application design interface allowing for some information disclosure of internal resources.
CVSS Base Score: 3.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/116659 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Forms Experience Builder 8.5
IBM Forms Experience Builder 8.5.1
IBM Forms Experience Builder 8.6

Remediation/Fixes

Product

VRMFAPARRemediation
IBM Forms Experience Builder8.5.0.*LO90583To obtain the fix and installation assistance for these versions, contact IBM Support.
IBM Forms Experience Builder8.5.1LO90583
IBM Forms Experience Builder8.6.0LO90583Download and Install 8.6.4

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

19 January 2017 : Original copy published

*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.

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2018

UID

swg21991280