Brute-force attack in IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence

Published: 2018-03-07 12:17:04
Severity Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2018-1373
CVSSv3 6.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]
CWE ID CWE-200
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Not available
Vulnerable software IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence
Vulnerable software versions IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence 3.1
Vendor URL IBM Corporation

Security Advisory

1) Brute-force attack

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information.

The weakness exists due to improper lockout of accounts on authentication failure. A remote attacker can conduct a brute force password guessing attack and gain access to potentially sensitive information.

Remediation

Update to version 3.2.

External links

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22013750

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