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Security Bulletin: Secure Properties in IBM UrbanCode Deploy Vulnerable (CVE-2016-0267)

Security Bulletin


Certain secure properties in IBM UrbanCode Deploy can be obtained by an authenticated user from the server UI. Also, certain secure properties can be obtained in plain text from the IBM UrbanCode Deploy database by a user who has read permission to the database.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0267
 IBM UrbanCode Deploy could allow an authenticated attacker to use plain-text storage of sensitive information for other systems including passwords that can be obtained through various means.
CVSS Base Score: 7.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM UrbanCode Deploy 6.0, 6.0.1,,,,,,,,,,,,, 6.1,,,,, 6.1.1,,,,,,,,, 6.1.2, 6.1.3,,,,,, and 6.2.1 on all supported platforms.


For IBM UrbanCode Deploy versions 6.2 to 6.2.1, upgrade the server to IBM UrbanCode Deploy

For IBM UrbanCode Deploy versions 6.1 to, upgrade the server to IBM UrbanCode Deploy

For IBM UrbanCode Deploy versions 6.0 to, upgrade the server to IBM UrbanCode Deploy

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

8 June 2016: Updated to include fixes for 6.1 and 6.0.
* 26 May 2016: 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:
17 June 2018