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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager is affected by sensitive information in page comments vulnerability (CVE-2017-1705)

Security Bulletin


IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager has addressed the following vulnerability. There was left-over sensitive information in page comments

Vulnerability Details

Relevant CVE Information:

CVEID: CVE-2017-1705
 IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager contains left-over, sensitive information in page comments. While this information is not visible at first it can be obtained by viewing the page source.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
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:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager 2.1.0


Affected Product and Version

Remediation/First Fix

Workarounds and Mitigations


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IBM X-Force Ethical Hacking Team: Ron Craig, Warren Moynihan, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, John Zuccato, Rodney Ryan, Chris Shepherd, Dmitriy Beryoza

Change History

21 March 2018: First Publish

*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