Watson Knowledge Catalog for IBM Cloud Pak for Data was vulnerable to malicious file uploads and downloads. The issue is now addressed.
Third Party Entry: PSIRT-ADV0025909
DESCRIPTION: Created from Advisory: ADV0025909
CVSS Base score: 5.7
CVSS Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Affected Products and Versions
|Watson Knowledge Catalog for IBM Cloud Pak for Data||3.5.1|
Install cpd-3.5.1-ccs-patch-1 for IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.5.1
Workarounds and Mitigations
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13 Jan 2021: Initial Publication
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14 January 2021