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Security Bulletin: Passwords printed to log files in IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere (CVE-2018-1876)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere log files may contain plain text password in some cases

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1876
DESCRIPTION: IBM Robotic Process Automation could under certain cases, display the password in a Control Room log file after installation.
CVSS Base Score: 6.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/151707 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere Affected Versions
IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere 11.0

 

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation / First Fix
IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere 11.0.0.1 JR60077 IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere v11.0.0.2

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

31 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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Internal Use Only

Advisory ID    13539
Product Record ID    122623

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Document Information

Modified date:
30 October 2018

UID

ibm10735967