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Security Bulletin: A vulnerability in IBM® SDK, Java™ Technology Edition may affect IBM Cloud Orchestrator and IBM Cloud Orchestrator Enterprise

Security Bulletin


A vulnerability in IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition, Version used by IBM Cloud Orchestrator and IBM Cloud Orchestrator Enterprise. CVE-2020-14781 was disclosed as part of the Oracle October 2020 Critical Patch Update.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-14781
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the JNDI component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information resulting in a low confidentiality impact using unknown attack vectors.
CVSS Base score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
Cloud Orchestrator2.5.0.10


The recommended solution is to manually apply the fix on IBM Cloud Orchestrator and IBM Cloud Orchestrator Enterprise

Consult the following security bulletin for the vulnerability details and information about their fixes:

Security Bulletin: CVE-2020-14781 may affect IBM® SDK, Java™ Technology Edition

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

30 Apr 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


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Document Information

Modified date:
30 April 2021