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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Access Manager Appliance is affected by a security vulnerability (CVE-2018-1850)

Security Bulletin


IBM Security Access Manager appliance is affected by a security vulnerability that could allow unauthorized operations when Advanced Access Control services are running.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1850
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Access Manager Appliance, and could allow unauthorized operations when Advanced Access Control services are running.
CVSS Base Score: 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See 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:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Security Access Manager Appliance Affected Versions
IBM Security Access Manager



Product VRMF APAR Remediation
IBM Security Access Manager - IJ10386

1. For versions prior to, upgrade to 9.0.5-ISS-ISAM-FP0000

2. Apply Interim Fix 2:


Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

16 October 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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Document Information

Modified date:
17 October 2018