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Security Bulletin: IBM Tealeaf Customer Experience servers allow unauthenticated access (CVE-2015-4987)

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IBM Tealeaf Customer Experience servers allow access to operational data and less privileged operations without authentication.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-4987
The IBM Tealeaf Customer Experience search and replay servers could allow an unauthenticated attacker to bypass security resulting in access to some product functionality and data.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Tealeaf Customer Experience: v8.0-v9.0.2

Workarounds and Mitigations

Access to local networks containing networked Tealeaf servers should be limited to avoid unauthorized access to or disruption of Tealeaf services.

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Vulnerability reported to IBM by Spyridon Chatzimichail at COSMOTE Mobile Telecommunications S.A.

Change History

08 June 2016: Add 9.0.2.
10 May 2016: Initial version

*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:
16 June 2018