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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Verify Access fixed a security vulnerability in the product.

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Summary

IBM Security Verify Access with the advanced access control authentication service enabled could allow an attacker to authenticate as any user on the system.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-39070
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Security Verify Access with the advanced access control authentication service enabled could allow an attacker to authenticate as any user on the system.
CVSS Base score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/215353 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)
IBM Security Verify Access Appliance10.0.0, 10.0.1, 10.0.2
IBM Security Verify Access Docker10.0.0, 10.0.1, 10.0.2

Remediation/Fixes

For the IBM Security Verify appliances

Affected Products and VersionsFix availability

IBM Security Verify Access 10.0.0.0

10.0.3-ISS-ISVA-FP0000

 

 

IBM Security Verify Access ( Docker Container)

For Version 10.0.0.0

  • Obtain the latest version of the container by running the following command “docker pull ibmcom/verify-access:[tag]”

             Where [tag] is the latest published version and can be confirmed here

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

Change History

24 Dec 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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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
31 January 2022

UID

ibm16552318