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Security Bulletin: IBM Security SOAR could allow a privileged user to import non-approved Python2 modules (CVE-2021-29780).

Security Bulletin


It was possible for a privileged user to import non-approved Python2 modules to create a malicious script.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-29780
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Resilient OnPrem could allow an authenticated user to perform actions that they should not have access to due to improper input validation.
CVSS Base score: 4.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
Resilient OnPremIBM Security SOAR


Users must install the v41.1 of IBM Security SOAR in order to obtain a fix for this vulnerability. Non-approved modules can no longer be imported..

You can upgrade the platform by following the instructions in the "Upgrade Procedure" section in the IBM Documentation.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Rodney Ryan, John Zuccato, Chris Shepherd, Troy Fisher, Vincent Dragnea, Nathan Roane, Gabor Minyo, and Geoffrey Owden from the IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team

Change History

14 Jul 2021: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
16 July 2021