There is missing check for SRI (Subresource Integrity) support in Maximo Data Loader (maxloader) which is shipped with IBM Maximo for Civil Infrastructure. It may be possible the user-agent can't verify scripts from third-party services. In case of compromise of the third-party service, the user is not protected.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Maximo for Civil Infrastructure includes executable functionality (such as a library) from a source that is outside of the intended control sphere.
CVSS Base score: 6.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/196619 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Maximo for Civil Infrastructure||V7.6.2|
The recommended solution is to apply the interim fix, Fix Pack or PTF containing the APAR for the named product as soon as practical.
Download the correct version of the fix from the following link: Maximo for Civil Infrastructure Fix Pack 184.108.40.206. Installation instructions for the fix are included in the readme document that is in the fix package.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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12 Feb 2021: Initial Publication
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17 February 2021