An issue was found within the IBM OpenPages with Watson that could allow an authenticated user to upload a file that could execute arbitrary code.
DESCRIPTION: IBM OpenPages with Watson could allow an authenticated user to upload a file that could execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base score: 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/207633 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM OpenPages with Watson versions v8.1 through v8.2
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:
|For IBM OpenPages with Watson 8.2|
- Apply 8.2 Fix Pack 2 (188.8.131.52) or later
|For IBM OpenPages with Watson 8.1|
- Apply 184.108.40.206 Interim Fix 1 (220.127.116.11.1) or later
Workarounds and Mitigations
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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Adam Murray
24 Aug 2021: Initial Publication
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30 August 2021