IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) SQL injection

ibm-tivoli-cve20132974-sql-injection (83877) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) is vulnerable to SQL injection. It is possible to bypass authorization in the application via parameters manipulation in the BIRT reporting URL. That allow any user to obtain report administration functionality, thereby allowing them to create/delete reports or exploit vulnerabilities such as SQL injection that exists in the BIRT viewer.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1662955 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1662955: TADDM - BIRT viewer allow bypass authorization.
  • BID-65203: IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager Security Bypass Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-2974: The BIRT viewer in IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) 7.2.1.x before 7.2.1.5 allows remote authenticated users to bypass authorization checks and obtain report-administration privileges, and consequently create or delete reports or conduct SQL injection attacks, via crafted parameters to the BIRT reporting URL.

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) 7.2.1

Reported:

Jan 27, 2014

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