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Security Bulletin: Open Source Secuity issues fixed for NPS softlayer provisioner.

Security Bulletin


Summary

Fixed OSS issus for listed CVEs.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-7919
DESCRIPTION:   Go is vulnerable to a denial of service. By sending a malformed X.509 certificate, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a system panic.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/178227 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

CVEID:   CVE-2019-11248
DESCRIPTION:   Kubernetes could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the exposure of the debugging endpoint /debug/pprof by default on Kubelet healthz port. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain internal Kubelet memory addresses and configuration or cause a denial of service.
CVSS Base score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/164836 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L)

CVEID:   CVE-2019-11253
DESCRIPTION:   The Kubernetes API server is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a billion laughs attack, caused by an error when parsing YAML manifests. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service condition.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/168618 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

CVEID:   CVE-2019-11254
DESCRIPTION:   Kubernetes is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a flaw in kube-apiserver. By sending a specially-crafted request using YAML payloads, a remote authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to consume excessive CPU cycles.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/178935 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Netezza for Cloud Pak for DataAll

Remediation/Fixes

ProductVRMFRemediation/First Fix
IBM Netezza for Cloud Pak for Data 11.1.1.0 Link to Fix Central

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

10 Dec 2020: Initial Publication

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
11 December 2020

UID

ibm16381242