Vulnerabilities exist in all levels of IBM Spectrum Scale GUI. A fix for this vulnerability is available.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Spectrum Scale is potentially vulnerable to CSV Injection. A remote attacker could execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by improper validation of csv file contents.
CVSS Base score: 7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/199403 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
CVSS Base score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/199400 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Spectrum Scale||5.0.0 - 22.214.171.124|
|IBM Spectrum Scale||5.1.0 - 126.96.36.199|
For IBM Spectrum Scale V188.8.131.52 through V184.108.40.206, apply V220.127.116.11 available from FixCentral at:
For IBM Spectrum Scale V5.1.0 through V18.104.22.168 apply V22.214.171.124 or V5.1.1 available from FixCentral at:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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20 Apr 2021: Initial Publication
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26 April 2021