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Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to information exposure through log files. (CVE-2017-1733)

Security Bulletin


Summary

The product writes information to log files which can be of a sensitive nature and give valuable guidance to an attacker or expose sensitive user information.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1733
DESCRIPTION:
 IBM QRadar stores potentially sensitive information in log files that could be read by a local user.
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/134914 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

· QRadar 7.3.0 to 7.3.1 Patch 2

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Ron Craig, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitriy Beryoza

Change History

02 April, 2018: First Publish

*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

swg22015243