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Security Bulletin: IBM API Connect is affected by a clickjacking vulnerability (CVE-2018-1599)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.

API Connect could allow a remote attacker to hijack the clicking action of the victim. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious website, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack the victim's click actions and possibly launch further attacks against the victim.

Vulnerability Details


CVEID: CVE-2018-1599
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect could allow a remote attacker to hijack the clicking action of the victim. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious website, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack the victim's click actions and possibly launch further attacks against the victim.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/143744 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected API Connect

Affected Versions
IBM API Connect 5.0.0.0-5.0.8.4
IBM API Connect 2018.1-2018.3.4

Remediation/Fixes

Affected Product

Addressed in VRMF
APAR
Remediation / First Fix
IBM API Connect

 
5.0.8.4 iFix LI80218 Addressed in IBM API Connect V5.0.8.4 iFix.

Management Server is impacted.

Follow this link and find the "APIConnect_Management" package:

http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7EWebSp…
IBM API Connect 2018.3.5 LI80218

Addressed in IBM API Connect V2018.3.5

Management Server is impacted.

Follow this link and find the "management-images-kubernetes" package:

https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/identifyFixes?query.pare…

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Off

Change History

29 Aug 2018: Bulletin updated for V2018 fix. | 9 July 2018: Original version published

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.

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Internal Use Only

PSIRT advisory - 12041.
Product Record - 115162

 

Advisory ID    12041
Product Record ID    115162

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Document Information

Modified date:
29 August 2018

UID

swg22016672