IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: NGINX could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an off-by-one error in ngx_resolver_copy() while processing DNS responses. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base score: 8.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/202450 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|API Connect||IBM API Connect V220.127.116.11-18.104.22.168|
|Affected Product||Addressed in VRMF||APAR||Remediation/First Fix|
IBM API Connect
Addressed in IBM API Connect V22.214.171.124
Developer Portal is impacted.
Follow this link and find the "Portal" package.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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25 August 2021: Initial Publication
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25 August 2021