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Security Bulletin: PostgresSQL JDBC Driver as used in IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to information disclosure (CVE-2020-13692)

Security Bulletin


Summary

PostgresSQL JDBC Driver as used in IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to information disclosure caused by an XML external entity (XXE)

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-13692
DESCRIPTION:   PostgreSQL JDBC Driver could allow a remote authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an XML external entity (XXE) error when processing XML data. By sending specially crafted XML data, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/183018 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM QRadar 7.3.0 to 7.3.3 Patch 5

IBM QRadar 7.4.0 to 7.4.1 Patch 1

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

15 Dec 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:
15 December 2020

UID

ibm16382286