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Security Bulletin: IBM Cloud Pak for Security is vulnerable to cross-site scripting (CVE-2020-4820)

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Summary

IBM Cloud Pak for Security (CP4S) version 1.4.0.0 and earlier is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, potentially leading to a disclosure of credentials within a trusted session. The issue has been addressed in an update.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4820
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Cloud Pak for Security (CP4S) is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base score: 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/189783 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
Cloud Pak for Security (CP4S)1.4.0.0

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

11 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:
26 January 2021

UID

ibm16408664