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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Apache Log4j may affect Cúram Social Program Management (CVE-2019-17571)

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Summary

IBM Cúram Social Program Management uses the Apache Log4j libraries, for which there is a publicly known vulnerability. For this vulnerability, Apache Log4j could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by improper deserialization of untrusted data in SocketServer.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-17571
DESCRIPTION:   Apache Log4j could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by improper deserialization of untrusted data in SocketServer. 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/173314 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)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
Curam SPM8.0.0
Curam SPM7.0.11

Remediation/Fixes

ProductVRMFRemediation/First Fix
Cúram SPM
8.0.1
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 8.0.1 or a subsequent 8.0.1 release.
Cúram SPM
7.0.11
Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 7.0.11_iFix6 or a subsequent 7.0.11 release.

Workarounds and Mitigations

For information about all other versions, contact IBM Cúram Social Program Management customer support.

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References

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Change History

25 Nov 2021: Initial Publication

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
29 November 2021

UID

ibm16519984