IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution with IBM WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2021-23450). This is used as part of the base image included in our service components. Please read the details for remediation below.
DESCRIPTION: Dojo could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a prototype pollution in the setObject function. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/216463 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
|IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data||4.0.0 - 4.0.6|
IBM strongly recommends addressing the vulnerability now by upgrading.
|IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data||4.0.7||The fix in 4.0.7 applies to all versions listed (4.0.0-4.0.6). Version 4.0.7 can be downloaded and installed from: |
Workarounds and Mitigations
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15 Apr 2022: Initial Publication
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05 May 2022