IBM Maximo Asset Management reports information disclosure

mam-cve20133972-info-disclosure (84849) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM Maximo Asset Management could allow a remote authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an error when running or scheduling a report. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain database 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: 3
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1651085 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1651085: Security Vulnerabilities Addressed in Asset and Service Mgmt.
  • CVE-2013-3972: IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1 before 7.1.1.12 and 7.5 before 7.5.0.5 allows remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information via unspecified vectors.
  • SA55068: IBM Multiple Asset and Service Management Products Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 6.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.2
  • IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5

Reported:

Sep 26, 2013

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