IBM Security Guardium has addressed the following vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Guardium contains hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external components, or encryption of internal data.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/150022 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
Affected IBM Security Guardium
|IBM Security Guardium||10.0 - 10.5|
Remediation / First Fix
|IBM Security Guardium||10.0 - 10.5||
Customers can upgrade to version 10.6 by downloading from here:
Customers currently on version 10.5 with patch 10.0p512 installed can upgrade version 10.5 with bundle 10.0p520 from here:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitriy Beryoza
Dec 11, 2018: Original version published
Dec 19, 2018: Second 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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19 December 2018