Files and directories restored using the IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) Backup-Archive Client web user interface on Windows may have incorrect permissions.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager could allow a user to restore files and directories using IBM Spectrum Prootect Client Web User Interface on Windows that they should not have access to due to incorrect file permissions.
CVSS Base Score: 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/157981 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
Spectrum Protect Backup-Archive
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Workarounds and Mitigations
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14 March 2019 - original version published
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14 March 2019