Type conversion in IBM Security SOAR



Published: 2023-01-25
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-10735
CWE-ID CWE-704
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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IBM Security SOAR
Server applications / IDS/IPS systems, Firewalls and proxy servers

Vendor IBM Corporation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Type conversion

EUVDB-ID: #VU67760

Risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-10735

CWE-ID: CWE-704 - Incorrect Type Conversion or Cast (Type Conversion)

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

The vulnerability exists due to a type confusion in algorithms with quadratic time complexity when using non-binary bases within the int() call. A remote attacker can pass specially crafted data to the affected application and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM Security SOAR: before 47.2


CPE2.3
External links

http://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6857247

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