IBM QRadar Wincollect agents could allow authenticated users to bypass restrictions to delete arbitrary files or disable the Wincollect service.
DESCRIPTION: IBM QRadar could allow an authenticated user to disable the Wincollect service which could aid an attacker in bypassing security mechanisms in future attacks.
CVSS Base score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/181860 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
DESCRIPTION: IBM QRadar could allow an authenticated user to overwrite or delete arbitrary files due to a flaw after WinCollect installation.
CVSS Base score: 8.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/181861 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM QRadar Wincollect||7.2.0 - 7.2.9|
For more information on how to upgrade to WinCollect 7.3.0, see this support technical note: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6260883
Workarounds and Mitigations
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The vulnerabilities were reported to IBM by Ilias Dimopoulos of RedyOps Research Labs
10 Aug 2020: Initial Publication
25 Aug 2020: Added link to tech note
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25 August 2020