Certain APIs within BigInsights can take invalid input that might allow attackers unauthorized access to read, write, modify, or delete data.
Certain BigInsights APIs accept input parameters without parameter validation. These parameters can be manipulated to point to directories and files that the user does not have the right to access or that might contain malicious data/code.
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/84982 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM InfoSphere BigInsights version 1.1 through 3.0
For version 2.1 and 184.108.40.206: Upgrade to version InfoSphere BigInsights 220.127.116.11
For version 3.0: Upgrade to version InfoSphere BigInsights 18.104.22.168
For versions 1.1 through 2.0: Contact customer support.
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
* 26 Sept 2014: Added details about the fix for BigInsights 3.0.
* 03 July 2014: 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.
Review the IBM security bulletin disclaimer and definitions regarding your responsibilities for assessing potential impact of security vulnerabilities to your environment.
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18 July 2020