IBM has addressed the relevant CVE (CVE-2020-4579)
DESCRIPTION: IBM DataPower Gateway could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service by sending a specially crafted HTTP/2 request with invalid characters.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/184438 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM DataPower Gateway||2018.4.1.0-2018.4.1.12|
|Affected Product(s)||Fixed in Version||APAR|
|IBM DataPower Gateway||2018.4.1.13||IT33517|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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"Söderberg, William" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
18 Sep 2020: Initial Publication
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08 June 2021