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Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar Network Packet Capture does not require that users should have strong passwords by default (CVE-2019-4576)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM QRadar Network Packet Capture does not require that users should have strong passwords by default, which makes it easier for attackers to compromise user accounts.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-4576
DESCRIPTION:   IBM QRadar Network Packet Capture does not require that users should have strong passwords by default, which makes it easier for attackers to compromise user accounts.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/166803 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM QRadar Network Packet Capture 7.3.0 - 7.3.3 Patch 1

IBM QRadar Network Packet Capture 7.4.0 GA


Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

08 Jun 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:
09 June 2020

UID

ibm16221298