There is a security vulnerability in the Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager. The Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager team has addressed the issue and published a remediation.
DESCRIPTION: IBM RELM uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/143798 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
For 6.0 - 6.0.6 releases:
- Upgrade to version 188.8.131.52 or later: CLM 184.108.40.206
- Start the package installation and select RELM when asked about the products to be updated.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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29 April 2019: Initial draft 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
Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager;Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management Solution
29 April 2019