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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Guardium is affected by a Cross-Site scripting vulnerability in user login vulnerability

Security Bulletin


IBM Security Guardium has addressed the following vulnerabilities.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1889
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Guardium is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See 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 IBM Security Guardium

Affected Versions
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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Riyhad Bank

Change History

Dec 13, 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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Internal Use Only


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Document Information

Modified date:
19 December 2018