A security vulnerability has been identified in all levels of IBM Elastic Storage Server that could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service. A fix for this vulnerability is available.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Spectrum Scale for IBM Elastic Storage Server could allow an authenticated user to cause a denial of service during deployment while configuring some of the network services.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/179165 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
The Elastic Storage Server 5.3.0 thru 5.3.6
For IBM Elastic Storage Server V5.3.0 thru 5.3.5, apply V5.3.6 available from FixCentral at:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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17 Aug 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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21 August 2020