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Security Bulletin: IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Monitoring has applied security fixes for its use of Golang Go

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management Monitoring has patched its use of Golang Go due to vulnerabilities with that runtime.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-3115
DESCRIPTION:   Golang Go could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a command injection flaw when using the go get command to fetch modules that make use of cgo. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/195678 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

CVEID:   CVE-2021-3114
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified error with the P224() Curve implementation can generate incorrect outputs in Golang Go has an unknown impact and attack vector.
CVSS Base score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/195677 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management
2.2, 2.3

Remediation/Fixes

Upgrade to IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management 2.3 Fix Pack 1 by following the instructions in https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/cloud-paks/cp-management/2.3.x?topic=installation-upgrade


Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

30 Jul 2021: Initial Publication

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
18 August 2021

UID

ibm16482273