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Security Bulletin: IBM OpenPages GRC Platform has addressed insecure object reference (CVE-2017-1148)

Security Bulletin


IBM OpenPages GRC Platform with OpenPages Loss Event Entry (LEE) application addressed potential security exposure due to insecure object reference.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1148
IBM OpenPages GRC Platform with OpenPages Loss Event Entry (LEE) application could allow a user to obtain sensitive information including private APIs that could be used in further attacks against the system.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM OpenPages GRC Platform versions 7.2 through 7.3


A fix has been created for each affected version of the named product. Download and install the fix as soon as possible. Fixes and installation instructions are provided at the URLs listed below:

FixDownload URL
For OpenPages GRC Platform 7.3.0
- Apply 7.3 Fix Pack 1 ( or later
For OpenPages GRC Platform 7.2.0 through
- Apply 7.2 Fix Pack 5 ( or later

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known, apply fixes.

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Change History

16 Oct 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:
15 June 2018