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Security Bulletin: IBM Spectrum Protect Backup-Archive Client web user interface, IBM Spectrum Protect for Space Management, and IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments are vulnerabile to Logjam (CVE-2015-4000)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Spectrum Protect Backup-Archive Client web user interface, IBM Spectrurm Protect for Space Management, and IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments are vulnerable to Logjam (CVE-2015-4000).

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2015-4000
DESCRIPTION:   The TLS protocol could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the failure to properly convey a DHE_EXPORT ciphersuite choice. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using man-in-the-middle techniques to force a downgrade to 512-bit export-grade cipher. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to recover the session key as well as modify the contents of the traffic. This vulnerability is commonly referred to as "Logjam".
CVSS Base score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/103294 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Spectrum Protect Backup-Archive Client8.1.7.0-8.1.9.1 (Linux and Windows)
8.1.9.0-8.1.9.1 (AIX)
IBM Spectrum Protect for Space Management8.1.7.0-8.1.9.1 (Linux)
8.1.9.0-8.1.9.1 (AIX)
IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for VMware8.1.0.0-8.1.9.1 (Linux and Windows)
7.1.0.0-7.1.8.8 (Linux and Windows)
IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for Hyper-V8.1.4.0-8.1.9.0 (Windows)

Remediation/Fixes

 
Spectrum Protect
Backup-Archive Client Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
APAR
PlatformLink to Fix
               8.1  8.1.10IT32317AIX
Linux
Windows
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6223388

 

Spectrum Protect for
Space Management
Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
PlatformLink to Fix
              8.1  8.1.10AIX
Linux
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/5737761

 

Spectrum Protect for
Virtual Environments:
Data Protection for VMware Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
APAR
PlatformLink to Fix
              8.1    8.1.10IT31577Linux
Windows
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/5693319
              7.1   7.1.8.9IT31577Linux
Windows
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/316625

 

Spectrum Protect for
Virtual Environments:
Data Protection for Hyper-V
Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
APAR
PlatformLink to Fix
                     8.1  8.1.10IT32315Linuxhttps://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/5693319

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

15 July 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:
16 July 2020

UID

ibm16245366