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Security Bulletin: ViewONE is vulnerable to XXE attack when opening PDF documents

Security Bulletin


Summary

ViewONE is vulnerable to XXE attack when opening PDF documents.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1835
DESCRIPTION: IBM Daeja Virtual is vulnerable to a XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources.
CVSS Base Score: 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/150514 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

Daeja ViewONE 5.0

Remediation/Fixes

Updgrade to the version 5.0.4 iFix 6 or later.

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References

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Change History

26 October 2018 - initial 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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Document Information

Modified date:
26 October 2018

UID

ibm10733815