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Security Bulletin: Linux Kernel vulnerability affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus (187206)

Security Bulletin


Summary

Vulnerability in the Linux Kernel affects IBM Spectrum Protect Plus.

Vulnerability Details

Third Party Entry:   187206
DESCRIPTION:   Linux Kernel copy-on-write security bypass
CVSS Base score: 6.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/187206 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Spectrum Protect Plus10.1.0-10.1.6

Remediation/Fixes

 
Spectrum Protect
Plus Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
PlatformLink to Fix
      10.110.1.6 ifix3Linuxhttps://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6254732
 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

14 September 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.

Disclaimer

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
14 September 2020

UID

ibm16332571