ESB-2017.1764 - [Linux][Solaris][AIX] IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server: Access confidential data - Existing account 2017-07-17

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                               ESB-2017.1764
Security Bulletin: IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server is affected
by a user password being stored in plain text vulnerability (CVE-2017-1309)
                               17 July 2017

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  AIX
                   Solaris
                   Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-1309  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22005437

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Security Bulletin: IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server is affected
by a user password being stored in plain text vulnerability (CVE-2017-1309)

Security Bulletin

Document information

More support for:

InfoSphere Master Data Management

Software version:

11.0, 11.3, 11.4, 11.5, 11.6

Operating system(s):

AIX, Linux, Solaris

Reference #:

2005437

Modified date:

14 July 2017

Summary

IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server has addressed the following
vulnerability. IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server stores user
credentials in plain text which can be read by a local user.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:

CVE-2017-1309

DESCRIPTION:

IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server stores user credentials in plain
in clear text which can be read by a local user.

CVSS Base Score: 4.4

CVSS Temporal Score: See

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/125463

for the current score

CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined

CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions


Affected IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Server     Affected Versions

IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub          11
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub          11.3
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub          11.4
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub          11.5
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub          11.6


Remediation/Fixes


Product                                             VRMF  APAR      Remediation / First Fix

IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub    11    None      11.0.0.3-MDM-RDM-FP03IF001
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub    11.3  None      11.3.0.6-MDM-RDM-FP06IF000
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub    11.4  None      11.4.0.7-MDM-RDM-FP07IF001
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub    11.5  None      11.5.0.5-MDM-RDM-FP05IF000
IBM InfoSphere MDM Reference Data Management Hub    11.6  None      11.6.0.2-MDM-RDM-FP02IF001


Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide

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Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal

IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog



Change History

12 July 2017: Original version 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.

Disclaimer

According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the
Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard
designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and
priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY
OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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