Out-of-bounds read in IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition

Published: 2023-06-29
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2017-3735
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition
Other software / Other software solutions

Vendor IBM Corporation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Out-of-bounds read


Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 3.2 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2017-3735

CWE-ID: CWE-125 - Out-of-bounds read

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform spoofing attack.

The vulnerability exists due to one-byte out-of-bounds read when parsing an IPAddressFamily extension in an X.509 certificate. A remote attacker can disguise text display of the certificate.


Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition: -

External links


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.