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Security Bulletin: IBM Cúram Social Program Management uses MD5 algorithm (CVE-2020-4778)

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Summary

IBM Cúram Social Program Management uses MD5 algorithm for hashing token in a single instance which less safe than default SHA-256 cryptographic algorithm used throughout the Cúram application.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4778
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Cúram Social Program Management uses MD5 algorithm for hashing token in a single instance which less safe than default SHA-256 cryptographic algorithm used throughout the Cúram application.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/189156 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
Curam SPM7.0.10
Curam SPM7.0.9

Remediation/Fixes

ProductVRMFRemediation/First Fix
Cúram SPM
7.0.10
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 7.0.10 iFix2 or a subsequent 7.0.10 release.
Cúram SPM
7.0.9
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 7.0.9 iFix5 or a subsequent 7.0.9 release.

Workarounds and Mitigations

For information about all other versions, contact IBM Cúram Social Program Management customer support.

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References

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Change History

08 Oct 2020: Initial Publication

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
08 October 2020

UID

ibm16346575