Multiple IBM products Launch in Context feature information disclosure

multiple-ibm-lic-information-disclosure (75784) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Multiple IBM products could allow a remote authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information, cause by the passing of the user name and password as part of Launch in Context URLs. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain authentication credentials.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 3.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 2.6
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1610081 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1610081: Security Vulnerabilities Addressed in Asset and Service Mgmt.
  • CVE-2012-2185: IBM Maximo Asset Management 6.2 through 7.5, as used in SmartCloud Control Desk, Tivoli Asset Management for IT, Tivoli Service Request Manager, Maximo Service Desk, and Change and Configuration Management Database (CCMDB), allows remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information via unspecified vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 85183: IBM Multiple Product Unspecified Information Disclosure
  • SA50551: IBM Maximo Asset Management Products Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Change and Configuration Management Database 6.0
  • IBM Change and Configuration Management Database 7.0
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 6.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5
  • IBM Maximo Service Desk 6.2
  • IBM SmartCloud Control Desk 7.0
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 6.0
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 6.2
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 7.0
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 7.1
  • IBM Tivoli Asset Management For IT 7.2
  • IBM Tivoli Service Request Manager 7.0

Reported:

Sep 04, 2012

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