A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM Spectrum Scale Data Access Services (DAS) where service account token configured with risky permission. A fix for this vulnerability is available.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Spectrum Scale could allow an authenticated user to insert code which could allow the attacker to manipulate cluster resources due to excessive permissions.
CVSS Base score: 6.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/223016 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Spectrum Scale DAS||220.127.116.11|
For IBM Spectrum Scale Data Access Services (DAS) V18.104.22.168, install available V5.1.4 by following the below IBM Documentation link:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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02 Aug 2022: Initial Publication
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04 August 2022