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.
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
|IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data||4.0.0 - 4.0.8|
|IBM Watson Speech Services Cartridge for IBM Cloud Pak for Data||4.0.9||The 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: |
Workarounds and Mitigations
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12 May 2022: Initial Publication
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06 June 2022