Security Bulletin: IBM Robotic Process Automation is vulnerable to privilege escalation (CVE-2022-30616)
DESCRIPTION: IBM Robotic Process Automation could allow a privileged user to elevate their privilege to platform administrator through manipulation of APIs.
CVSS Base score: 8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/227978 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Robotic Process Automation for Cloud Pak||< 21.0.3|
|IBM Robotic Process Automation as a Service||< 21.0.3|
|IBM Robotic Process Automation||< 21.0.3|
IBM strongly recommends addressing the vulnerability now.
|IBM Robotic Process Automation||< 21.0.3||Update to 21.0.3 or higher|
|IBM Robotic Process Automation for Cloud Pak||< 21.0.3||Update to 21.0.3 or higher|
|IBM Robotic Process Automation as a Service||< 21.0.3||No action required as IBM Robotic Process Automation as a Service servers have been updated to 21.0.3 or higher.|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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29 July 2022