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Security Bulletin: IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data is vulnerable to a denial of service in NumPy. (CVE-2021-33430).

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data is vulnerable to a denial of service in NumPy. (CVE-2021-33430). This appears in the Python code used by some of our service components. Please read the details for remediation below.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-33430
DESCRIPTION:   NumPy is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a buffer overflow in PyArray_NewFromDescr_int of ctors.c. By sending a specially-crafted request, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service.
CVSS Base score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/215945 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

 

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data4.0.0 - 4.0.8

Remediation/Fixes

Product(s)Version(s)
Remediation/Fix/Instructions
IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data4.0.9The fix in 4.0.9 applies to all versions listed (4.0.0-4.0.8). Version 4.0.9 can be downloaded and installed from: 
https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/cloud-paks/cp-data/4.0?topic=installing-cloud-pak-data

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

12 May 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:
06 June 2022

UID

ibm16592841