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CVE-2018-1791 Detail

Current Description

IBM Connections 5.0, 5.5, and 6.0 is vulnerable to an External Service Interaction attack, caused by improper validation of a request property. By submitting suitable payloads, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to induce the Connections server to attack other systems. IBM X-Force ID: 148946.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/14/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:L (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 2.7
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Changed
Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Low

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/148946 VDB Entry Vendor Advisory
https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10731207 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:connections:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-1791
NVD Published Date:
09/14/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/23/2018