The IBM Spectrum Protect Plus Microsoft File Systems restore operation is vulnerable to a directory traversal attack which can result in gaining access to unauthorized files .
DESCRIPTION: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus Microsoft File Systems restore operation can download any file on the target machine by manipulating the URL with a directory traversal attack. This results in the restore operation gaining access to files which the operator should not have access to.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/235873 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Spectrum Protect Plus File Systems Agent||10.1.6-10.1.11|
|IBM Spectrum Protect|
Plus Affected Versions
|Platform||Link to Fix and Instructions|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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16 September 2022: Initial Publication
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17 September 2022