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Security Bulletin: IBM BigInsights is affected by a Text Analytics vulnerabilty (CVE-2017-1336 )

Security Bulletin


IBM BigInsights is affected by a Text Analytics vulnerabilty (CVE-2017-1336)

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1336
IBM Infosphere BigInsights could allow an attacker to inject code that could allow access to restricted data and files.
CVSS Base Score: 4.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Principal Product and Version(s)

Affected Supporting Product and Version
IBM BigInsights 4.2 IBM Open Platform 4.2


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Change History

5 December 2017: 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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Document Information

Modified date:
18 July 2020