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Security Bulletin: Use of Hard-coded Cryptographic Key vulenrability affects IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor (CVE-2016-0235)

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Summary

IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor uses a hard-coded password for the which is available to the administrator or a user with root access. This password could be used across other GRUB systems.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0235
DESCRIPTION:
 IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor uses a hard-coded password for the which is available to the administrator or a user with root access. This password could be used across other GRUB systems.
CVSS Base Score: 6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110326 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Security Guardium Database Activity Monitor V10

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Acknowledgement

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

*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

UID

swg21981748