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Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to SQL Injection. (CVE-2017-1722)

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Summary

QRadar used an insecure method for generating SQL query and as such was vulnerable to SQL injection where an attacker injects arbitrary SQL into database queries in order to retrieve information from the database.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1722
DESCRIPTION:
 IBM QRadar is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.
CVSS Base Score: 6.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/134811 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM QRadar SIEM 7.3.0 - 7.3.0 Patch 7

IBM QRadar 7.2.0 to 7.2.8 Patch 11

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Henri Salo

Change History

24 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.

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2018

UID

swg22015802