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Security Bulletin: IBM DataPower Gateway vulnerable to CSRF attack

Security Bulletin


IBM DataPower Gateway is vulnerable to a cross-site request forgery attack against the Web UI. IBM has addressed the vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2022-31773
DESCRIPTION:   IBM DataPower Gateway is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery which could allow an attacker to execute malicious and unauthorized actions transmitted from a user that the website trusts.
CVSS Base score: 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM DataPower Gateway V10CDV10.0.2.0 -
IBM DataPower Gateway -
IBM DataPower Gateway 2018.4.12018.4.1.0 - 2018.4.1.22


Affected ProductFixed in versionFix link
IBM DataPower Gateway V10CD10.0.4.0sr2IT42300
IBM DataPower Gateway
IBM DataPower Gateway 2018.4.12018.4.1.23IT42300

The fix is also available in version 10.5.0; customers using earlier releases may upgrade free of charge to 10.5.0.   

Workarounds and Mitigations

Customers should ensure that management interfaces are accessible only via internal networks.   Administrators should not click on links from untrusted sources, and should log out when not actually performing administrative tasks.

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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Maxence SCHMITT (Michelin CERT) & Maxime ESCOURBIAC (Michelin CERT).

Change History

18 Aug 2022: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
18 November 2022