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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Access Manager Appliance is affected by a systemd vulnerability (CVE-2018-1049)

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Summary

IBM Security Access Manager Appliance has addressed the following vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1049
DESCRIPTION: Systemd is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a race condition between .mount and .automount units. A remote authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/138105 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Security Access Manager Appliance

Affected Versions
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0.3.0-9.0.4.0

Remediation/Fixes

Product

VRMF APAR Remediation
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0 - 9.0.4.0 IJ07003 Upgrade to 9.0.5.0:
9.0.5-ISS-ISAM-FP0000

Workarounds and Mitigations

None.

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References

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Change History

18 August 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 August 2018

UID

ibm10728209