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Security Bulletin: Resilient is vulnerable to using Python component with known vulnerabilities in RHEL 7

Security Bulletin


Summary

Resilient is vulnerable to using Python component with known vulnerabilities in RHEL 7. This CVE is fixed in RHEL7 as part of Errata RHSA-2019:1587 (https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1587). This update is included in Resilient 33.0.5087 released on June28, 2019, and subsequent versions. It can be installed by following the instructions in https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSBRUQ_33.0.0/com.ibm.resilient.doc/install/resilient_install_updates_sw.htm (The relevant package included in the update is python-2.7.5-80.el7_6.x86_64.rpm )

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-10160
DESCRIPTION:   Python urllib.parse.urlsplit and urllib.parse.urlparse components could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by improper unicode encoding handling. By using a specially-crafted URL, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/162358 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Resilientv33.x
IBM ResilientV34.0
IBM Resilientv34.x

Remediation/Fixes

This CVE is fixed in RHEL7 as part of Errata RHSA-2019:1587 (https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1587). This update is included in Resilient 33.0.5087 released on June28, 2019, and subsequent versions. It can be installed by following the instructions in https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSBRUQ_33.0.0/com.ibm.resilient.doc/install/resilient_install_updates_sw.htm (The relevant package included in the update is python-2.7.5-80.el7_6.x86_64.rpm )

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

06 Apr 2020: Initial Publication

*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 Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
07 April 2020

UID

ibm16172731