ESB-2018.0409 - [Appliance] IBM PureData System for Analytics: Access privileged data - Existing account - 2018-02-09


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                               ESB-2018.0409
          Security Bulletin: A vulnerability in Open Source Botan
               affects IBM Netezza Platform Software clients
                              9 February 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM PureData System for Analytics
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Network Appliance
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-14737  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22012829

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Security Bulletin: A vulnerability in Open Source Botan affects IBM Netezza
Platform Software clients


Document information

More support for: PureData System for Analytics

Software version: 1.0.0

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 2012829

Modified date: 08 February 2018


Summary

Open Source Botan is used by IBM Netezza Platform Software. IBM Netezza Platform
Software has addressed the applicable CVE.


Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-14737

DESCRIPTION: Botan could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information,
caused by a flaw in the cryptographic cache-based side channel in the RSA
implementation. By sending a specially-crafted request, a local attacker could
exploit this vulnerability to recover information about RSA secret keys.

CVSS Base Score: 6.2

CVSS Temporal Score: See
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/132627 for the current
score

CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined

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


Affected Products and Versions

IBM Netezza clients from any of the following releases:

    IBM Netezza Platform Software 7.2.1.4-P2 - 7.2.1.4-P3
    IBM Netezza Platform Software 7.2.1.5 - 7.2.1.5-P1


Remediation/Fixes

For NPS clients that are running any of the affected releases, IBM recommends
upgrading to a fixed, supported version/release/platform of the clients that are
available in the following release:

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|Product                       |VRMF         |Remediation/First Fix              |
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|IBM Netezza Platform Software |7.2.1.5-P2   |7.2.1.5-P2-IM-Netezza-NPS-fp119959 |
+------------------------------+-------------+-----------------------------------+


Workarounds and Mitigations

None


Change History

8 Feb 2018: 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.


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PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY
ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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