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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in bind affects IBM Integrated Analytics System

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Redhat provided bind is used by IBM Integrated Analytics System. IBM Integrated Analytics System has addressed the applicable CVE.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-8624
DESCRIPTION:   ISC BIND could allow a remote authenticated attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by the failure to properly enforce the update-policy rules of type "subdomain". By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to update other contents of the zone.
CVSS Base score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

CVEID:   CVE-2020-8623
DESCRIPTION:   ISC BIND is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an assertion failure when built with "--enable-native-pkcs11". By sending a specially-crafted packet, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the server to crash.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
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:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Integrated Analytics System1.0.0-


roductVRMFRemediation / First Fix
IBM Integrated Analytics System    Link To Fix Central

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Change History

30 Apr 2021: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
30 April 2021