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Security Bulletin: IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform builder tools are vulnerable to privilege escalation attacks. (CVE-2016-0374)

Security Bulletin


IBM TRIRIGA builder tools are vulnerable to a privilege escalation attack that can result in a user without access having the ability to modify TRIRIGA Applications.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0374
CVSS Base Score: 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
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

The following IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform versions are affected.
· IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform 3.5.
· IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform 3.4.
· IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform 3.3.


This vulnerability is resolved in the IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform,, and fix packs. The IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform and fix packs are available on Fix Central. The fix pack is available as a limited available fix pack, and can be requested through customer support.

For any IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform prior to 3.3.2, IBM TRIRIGA recommends upgrading to a fixed, supported IBM TRIRIGA Application platform.

Workarounds and Mitigations

Until you apply the fixes, it may be possible to reduce the risk of a successful attack by restricting access to internal networks, and not allowing external/Internet access to the application.

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Change History

13 May 2016: Original Copy 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 June 2018