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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Fortify Software Security Center receives security update
13 December 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Micro Focus Fortify Security Center
Publisher: Micro Focus
Operating System: Windows
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2018-7691 CVE-2018-7690
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: KM03298201
MFSBGN03835 rev.1 - Fortify Software Security Center (SSC), Remote
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2018-12-12
Last Updated: 2018-12-12
Potential Security Impact: Remote: Unauthorized Access
Source: Micro Focus, Product Security Response Team
The SSC REST API contains Insecure Direct Object Reference (IDOR)
vulnerabilities that allow authenticated users access to arbitrary details of
the Local and LDAP users via POST method and to arbitrary details of other
user's Fortify projects via GET method.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- Fortify Software Security Center (SSC) 17.10, 17.20, 18.10
CVSS Base Metrics
Reference, CVSS V3 Score/Vector, CVSS V2 Score/Vector
Micro Focus would like to extend a special thanks to Alex Hernandez, aka
alt3kx, for responsibly disclosing this vulnerability.
Upgrade to SSC version 18.20.
Version:1 (rev.1) - 12 December 2018 Initial release
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