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Security Bulletin: IBM App Connect Enterprise Certified Container Dashboard operands may be vulnerable to Denial of Service due to CVE-2022-31770

Security Bulletin


IBM App Connect Enterprise Certified Container Dashboard operands can be caused to crash with a specially crafted request, resulting in the Dashboard becoming unavailable until the operand Pod restarts. This bulletin provides patch information to address the reported vulnerability CVE-2022-31770.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2022-31770
DESCRIPTION:   IBM App Connect Enterprise Certified Container could allow a user from the administration console to cause a denial of service by creating a specially crafted request.
CVSS Base score: 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
App Connect Enterprise Certified Container4.2 with Operator


App Connect Enterprise Certified Container 4.2 (Continuous Delivery)

Upgrade to App Connect Enterprise Certified Container Operator version 5.0.0 or higher, and ensure that all Dashboard components are at or higher.  Documentation on the upgrade process is available at


App Connect Enterprise Certified Container 1.1 EUS (Extended Update Support) is not affected

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

30 Jun 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


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Document Information

Modified date:
04 July 2022