IBM MQ Appliance has addressed the following command injection vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM DataPower and IBM MQ Appliance could allow a local attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by a command injection vulnerability.
CVSS Base Score: 8.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/160701 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM MQ Appliance 8.0
Maintenance levels between 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52
IBM MQ Appliance 9.1 Long Term Support (LTS) Release
Maintenance levels between 184.108.40.206 and 220.127.116.11
IBM MQ Appliance 9.1.x Continuous Delivery (CD) Release
Continuous delivery updates between 9.1.1 and 9.1.2
Workarounds and Mitigations
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dd August 2019 : Original 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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14 August 2019