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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Apache Commons Compress affect Apache Solr shipped IBM Operations Analytics - Log Analysis Analysis (CVE-2019-12402)

Security Bulletin


There is a potential Resource Management vulnerability in Apache Commons Compress that affects Apache Solr

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-12402
DESCRIPTION:   Apache Commons Compress is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error in the internal file name encoding algorithm. By choosing the file names inside of a specially crafted archive, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to enter into an infinite loop.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
Log Analysis1.3.1
Log Analysis1.3.2
Log Analysis1.3.3
Log Analysis1.3.4
Log Analysis1.3.5
Log Analysis1.3.6


Principal Product and Version(s) :Fix details
IBM Operations Analytics - Log Analysis version 1.3.xUpgrade to Log Analysis version 1.3.7
Download the 1.3.7-TIV-IOALA-FP here

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Change History

19 Apr 2021: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
19 April 2021