IBM CICS TX could allow a local user to impersonate another legitimate user due to improper input validation. The fix removes this vulnerability (CVE-2022-34164) from IBM CICS TX Standard.
DESCRIPTION: IBM CICS TX could allow a local user to impersonate another legitimate user due to improper input validation.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/229338 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM CICS TX Standard||11.1|
IBM strongly recommends addressing the vulnerability by downloading and applying the interim fixes from the table below
Remediation / First Fix
IBM CICS TX Standard
Workarounds and Mitigations
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29 Jul 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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14 February 2023