A problem within the IBM MQ Console REST API could allow attackers to execute a denial of service attack preventing users from logging into the MQ Console REST API.
DESCRIPTION: A problem within the IBM MQ Console REST API could allow attackers to execute a denial of service attack preventing users from logging into the MQ Console REST API.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/151969 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM MQ V9 CD
IBM MQ V9 CD versions 9.0.2 - 9.0.5
IBM MQ V9.1 LTS
IBM MQ V9.1 LTS versions 184.108.40.206
Workarounds and Mitigations
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Internal Use Only
Advisory ID 13640
Product Record ID 123077
05 December 2018