IBM Global Console Manager command execution

gcm-cve20130526-command-exec (85367) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

A vulnerability in IBM Global Console Manager related to certain Web application variables not being sanitized could allow a remote attacker with a valid user ID and password to execute commands on the system with root privileges.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 8.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 6.7
  Exploitability: Proof-of-Concept
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Privileges

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin MIGR-5093509 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM 1754 GCM16 Global Console Manager 1.18.0.22011
  • IBM 1754 GCM32 Global Console Manager 1.18.0.22011

Reported:

Aug 15, 2013

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