There is a vulnerability in the version of Apache Commons Configuration that was included in IBM SPSS Analytic Server. This vulnerability has been addressed. [CVE-2022-33980]
DESCRIPTION: Apache Commons Configuration could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a flaw when using the interpolation defaults. By using a specially-crafted configuratrion, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code or perform unintentional contact with remote servers .
CVSS Base score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/230563 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM SPSS Analytic Server||3.4|
IBM strongly recommends addressing the vulnerability now by applying the following fixes.
|IBM SPSS Analytic Server||18.104.22.168||22.214.171.124 - IFIX1|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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26 Aug 2022: Initial Publication
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06 September 2022