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Security Bulletin: CSV Injection Security vulnerability in ACCE in FileNet Content Manager

Security Bulletin


Administration Console for Content Platform Engine (ACCE) CSV Injection Security vulnerability exists in FileNet Content Manager

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4759
DESCRIPTION:   IBM FileNet Content Manager is potentially vulnerable to CVS Injection. A remote attacker could execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by improper validation of csv file contents.
CVSS Base score: 7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
FileNet Content Manager5.5.4
FileNet Content Manager5.5.5


ProductVRMFAPARRemediation / First Fix
FileNet Content Manager5.5.4
PJ46215 - 11/4/2020 - 9/25/2020

Only versions covered by continuous support for fixes are listed. Please apply the listed update to remediate.

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Change History

25 September 2020: Initial Publication4 November 2020: Released November 2020: Added 

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
10 November 2020