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Security Bulletin: Unzip as used by IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to denial of service (CVE-2019-13232)

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Summary

Info-ZIP UnZip is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by mishandling the overlapping of files inside a ZIP container.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-13232
DESCRIPTION:   Info-ZIP UnZip is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by mishandling the overlapping of files inside a ZIP container. By persuading a victim to open a specially crafted file, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause resource consumption.
CVSS Base score: 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/166873 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM QRadar SIEM 7.4.0 - 7.4.1 GA

IBM QRadar SIEM 7.3.0 - 7.3.3 Patch 4

 


Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

07 Oct 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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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
13 October 2020

UID

ibm16347610