IBM Robotic Process Automation Forgot-Password functionality is vulnerable to Brute-Force attacks
DESCRIPTION: IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere uses an inadequate account lockout setting that could allow a remote attacker to brute force account credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/161411 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|Affected IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere||Affected Versions|
|IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere||11.0|
|Product||VRMF||APAR||Remediation / First Fix|
|IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere||184.108.40.206||JR61053||IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere v220.127.116.11|
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28 June 2019: Original version published
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Internal Use Only
Advisory ID 16434
Product Record ID 137198
28 June 2019