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Security Bulletin: IBM Maximo Anywhere applications have no binary obfuscation

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Summary

IBM Maximo Anywhere applications have no binary obfuscation of source code allowing the applications to be de-compiled.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-4291
DESCRIPTION:   IBM Maximo Anywhere could allow an attacker to reverse engineer the application due to the lack of binary protection precautions.
CVSS Base score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/160697 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Maximo AnywhereIBM Maximo Anywhere 7.6.4

Remediation/Fixes

See Workarounds and Mitigations Section

Workarounds and Mitigations

Ensure the following mobile device security configurations are implemented to prevent exploitation of this vulnerability: password protection, device encryption, and having company devices running on an MDM.

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Change History

14 Feb 2022: 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:
15 February 2022

UID

ibm16556834