IBM QRadar Security Information and Event Management AutoUpdate command execution
|ibm-qradar-cve20140838-command-exec (90681)||High Risk|
IBM QRadar Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system, caused by the failure to escape shell characters by the AutoUpdate process. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute shell commands on the system with root privileges.
Refer to the appropriate IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1663066: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM QRadar SIEM (CVE-2014-0838, CVE-2014-0835, CVE-2014-0836, CVE-2014-0837).
- JSA10614: Security Threat Response Manager: Multiple vulnerabilities .
- Thomas Pollet: IBM QRadar SIEM CSRF - XSS - MITM - RCE.
- BID-65127: IBM QRadar Security Information and Event Manager Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2014-0838: The AutoUpdate package before 6.4 for IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.2 MR1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary console commands by leveraging control of the server.
- SA56653: IBM QRadar SIEM Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA56949: Juniper Security Threat Response Manager Multiple Vulnerabilities
- IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.0
- IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.1
- IBM Security QRadar SIEM 7.2
- Juniper Security Threat Response Manager 2010
- Juniper Security Threat Response Manager 2012
- Juniper Security Threat Response Manager 2013.1
Jan 24, 2014
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