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Security Bulletin: API Connect is affected by a vulnerability in the role-based access control (CVE-2018-1932)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1932
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect is affected by a vulnerability in the role-based access control in the management server that could allow an authenticated user to obtain highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/153175 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM API Management Affected Versions
IBM API Connect 5.0.0.0-5.0.8.4

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation / First Fix
IBM API Connect V5.0.8.0 - 5.0.8.4 5.0.8.5 LI80510

Addressed in IBM API Connect V5.0.8.5 fixpack.

Follow this link and find the APIConnect_Management package.
http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7EWebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/IBM+API+Connect&release=5.0.8.4&platform=All&function=all&source=fc

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

January 3, 2019: Original bulletin 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

Product Record: 126170

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Document Information

Modified date:
02 January 2019

UID

ibm10793601