IBM MQ Appliance has remedied a password hash that provides insufficient protection.
DESCRIPTION: IBM MQ Appliance local messaging users stored with a password hash that provides insufficient protection.
CVSS Base score: 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/218368 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 MQ Appliance||9.2 CD|
|IBM MQ Appliance||9.2 LTS|
See IBM Documentation for the IBM MQ Appliance for further details on updating local messaging user passwords.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Only internally stored messaging users are affected.
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07 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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28 February 2022