ESB-2019.0190 - [Win][Linux][Solaris][AIX] IBM Security Identity Manager: Access privileged data - Remote/unauthenticated 2019-01-23

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                               ESB-2019.0190
       IBM Security Identity Manager is affected by a vulnerability
                              (CVE-2018-1959)
                              23 January 2019

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM Security Identity Manager
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  AIX
                   Solaris
                   Windows
                   Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
                   Reduced Security       -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-1959  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10796380

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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Identity Manager is affected by a vulnerability
(CVE-2018-1959)

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Identity Manager

Software version: 7.0.1

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 0796380

Modified date: 22 January 2019


Summary

IBM Security Identity Manager VA (ISIM VA) has addressed the following
vulnerability due to hard-coded credentials.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:  CVE-2018-1959
DESCRIPTION: IBM Security Identity Manager Virtual Appliance contains
hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses
for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external
components, or encryption of internal data.
CVSS Base Score: 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See  https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/
153633  for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

+--------------------------------+----------------+
|Product                         |Version         |
+--------------------------------+----------------+
|IBM Security Identity Manager VA|7.0.1 - 7.0.1.10|
+--------------------------------+----------------+

Remediation/Fixes

+--------------------------------+----------------+--------------------+
|Product                         |VRMF            |Remediation         |
+--------------------------------+----------------+--------------------+
|IBM Security Identity Manager VA|7.0.1 - 7.0.1.10|7.0.1-ISS-SIM-FP0011|
+--------------------------------+----------------+--------------------+


Acknowledgement

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

Change History

22 January 2019: 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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