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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) is affected by a 3rd party cryptographc vulnerability (CVE-2020-4254)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) has fixed this vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4254
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence (SonarG) uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/175560 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)
IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence1.0

Remediation/Fixes

 ProductVersions Fix
IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence1.0https://gbdi-packages.jsonar.com/
Please download version 4.2

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Jean-Louis Huynen.

Change History

15 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:
02 December 2020

UID

ibm16348664