Novalink uses WebSphere Application Server Liberty. There is a running oauth-2.0 or openidConnectServer-1.0 server features vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server Liberty (CVE-2020-4590)
DESCRIPTION: IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty 220.127.116.11 through 18.104.22.168 running oauth-2.0 or openidConnectServer-1.0 server features is vulnerable to a denial of service attack conducted by an authenticated client. IBM X-Force ID: 184650.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/184650 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
The recommended solution is to upgrade to Novalink version 22.214.171.124-201030-3693 or later
Workarounds and Mitigations
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05 Nov 2020: Initial Publication
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09 November 2020