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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: IBM Security SiteProtector Appliance has released
firmware 1. 26 (for SP3001) and firmware 2.13 (for SP4001) in response to
the vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown.
30 January 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM Security SiteProtector System
Operating System: Network Appliance
Impact/Access: Access Privileged Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2017-5754 CVE-2017-5753 CVE-2017-5715
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Security Bulletin: IBM Security SiteProtector Appliance has released firmware
1. 26 (for SP3001) and firmware 2.13 (for SP4001) in response to the
vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown.
Software version: Version Independent
Operating system(s): Windows
Reference #: 2012532
Modified date: 29 January 2018
IBM has released the following firmware 1.26 for SiteProtector SP3001 appliance
and firmware 2.13 for SiteProtector SP4001 appliance in response to
CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715 and CVE-2017-5754.
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Security SiteProtector Appliance Ã¢Â€Â“ SP3001 and SP4001
Apply the appropriate eXPress Update (XPU) as identified in the SiteProtector
Console Agent view:
For SiteProtector Appliance SP3001:
For SiteProtector Appliance SP4001:
Workarounds and Mitigations
The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Google Project Zero.
29 Janurary 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.
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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