If tracing is enabled in Operations Center, user credentials may be displayed in the trace file in plain text.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center, under special configurations, could allow a local user to obtain highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base score: 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/209610 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center||7.1.0.000-7.1.13.xxx|
|Platform||APAR ||Link to Fix|
Workarounds and Mitigations
To minimize exposure to this vulnerability, do not turn on tracing unless instructed to do so by IBM and delete existing trace files that are no longer needed.
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10 December 2021: Initial Publication
*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.
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15 December 2021