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Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar Advisor with Watson App for IBM QRadar SIEM does not adequately mask all passwords during input (CVE-2020-4408)

Security Bulletin


Summary

The IBM QRadar Advisor with Watson App for IBM QRadar SIEM does not adequately mask all passwords during input, which could be obtained by a physical attacker nearby.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4408
DESCRIPTION:   The IBM QRadar Advisor with Watson App for IBM QRadar SIEM does not adequately mask all passwords during input, which could be obtained by a physical attacker nearby.
CVSS Base score: 4.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/179536 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s) Version(s)
Qradar Advisor 1.1 - 2.5.2

Remediation/Fixes

Update to 2.5.3

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Off

Acknowledgement

Change History

23 Jul 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:
23 July 2020

UID

ibm16252401