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Security Bulletin: IBM Planning Analytics Workspace is affected by security vulnerabilities

Security Bulletin


Summary

The Planning Analytics Workspace component of IBM Planning Analytics is affected by vulnerabilities . These have been addressed in IBM Planning Analytics Local v2.0 - Planning Analytics Workspace and all IBM Planning Analytics Cloud Data Centers have been updated.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4670
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Planning Analytics connects to a Redis server. The Redis server, an in-memory data structure store, running on the remote host is not protected by password authentication. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to the server.
CVSS Base score: 7.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/186401 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4669
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Planning Analtyics connects to a MongoDB server. MongoDB, a document-oriented database system, is listening on the remote port, and it is configured to allow connections without password authentication. A remote attacker can gain unauthorized access to the database.
CVSS Base score: 7.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/186400 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Planning Analytics Local 2.0

IBM Planning Analytics Cloud 2.0


Remediation/Fixes

The recommended solution is to apply the most recent security update:

Download IBM Planning Analytics Local v2.0 - Planning Analytics Workspace Release 63 from Fix Central.

The applicable vulnerabilities have been addressed on all IBM Planning Analytics Cloud Data Centers.



Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

14 May 2021: 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:
14 May 2021

UID

ibm16436821