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Security Bulletin: IBM Content Navigator is affected by a common separated value (CSV) vulnerability

Security Bulletin


IBM Content Navigator has addressed the following vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1366
IBM Content Navigator is vulnerable to Comma Separated Value (CSV) Injection. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to exploit other vulnerabilities in spreadsheet software.
CVSS Base Score: 4.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Content Navigator

Affected Versions
IBM Content Navigator2.0.3.7 -
IBM Content Navigator3.0.0 - 3.0.3


Remediation / First Fix
IBM Content Navigator2.0.3.7 - customer support center for the fix and instructions.
IBM Content Navigator3.0.0 - 3.0.3Contact customer support center for the fix and instructions.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

31 January 2018: 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:
17 June 2018