An account lockout vulnerability has been addressed by IBM Connect:Direct Web Service.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Sterling Connect:Direct Web Services uses an inadequate account lockout setting that could allow a remote attacker to brute force account credentials.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/209507 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|Sterling Connect Direct Web Services||1.0|
|IBM Connect:Direct Web Services||6.0|
Apply 220.127.116.11, available on Fix Central
Workarounds and Mitigations
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19 Nov 2021: Initial Publication
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22 November 2021