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Security Bulletin: IBM Planning Analytics Workspace is affected by a security vulnerability

Security Bulletin


The Planning Analytics Workspace component of IBM Planning Analytics is affected by a vulnerability. This has been addressed in IBM Planning Analytics Local v2.0 - Planning Analytics Workspace Release 63.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4562
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Planning Analytics could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information by allowing cross-window communication with unrestricted target origin via documentation frames.
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:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Planning Analytics 2.0


The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical.

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

This Security Bulletin is applicable to IBM Planning Analytics 2.0 (Local).

The vulnerability has been addressed on IBM Planning Analytics Cloud and no further action is required.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

23 Apr 2021: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
23 April 2021