Apache Commons FileUpload is shipped as part of IBM Tivoli Business Manager 6.2.0. Information about security vulnerabilities affecting Apache Commons FileUpload has been published in a security bulletin.
DESCRIPTION: Apache Commons FileUpload could allow a local attacker to launch a symlink attack. Temporary files are created insecurely. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability by creating a symbolic link from a temporary file to various files on the system, which could allow the attacker to overwrite arbitrary files on the system with elevated privileges.
CVSS Base score: 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/82618 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager||6.2.0|
|IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 6.2.0||22.214.171.124 IF||IJ32982||Upgrade to Upgrade to IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 126.96.36.199 IF2|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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30 Nov 2021: Initial Publication
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01 December 2021