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Security Bulletin: ICN Is Vulnerable to Improper Input Validation

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Content Navigator could allow a malicious user to cause a denial of service due to improper input validation.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-29714
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Content Navigator could allow a malicious user to cause a denial of service due to improper input validation.
CVSS Base score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/200968 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Content Navigator3.0CD

 

Remediation/Fixes

ProductVMRFRemediation / First Fix
IBM Content Navigator      3.0 Continuous DeliveryICN 3.0.7 iFix 9 and above, ICN 3.0.8 iFix 6 and above, ICN 3.0.9 iFix 3 and above, 3.0.10 and above

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

05 Aug 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

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
06 August 2021

UID

ibm16479397