IBM API Connect has addressed the following vulnerability.
IBM API Connect could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the failure to properly enable HTTP Strict Transport Security. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information using man-in-the-middle techniques.
DESCRIPTION: IBM API Connect could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the failure to properly enable HTTP Strict Transport Security. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information using man-in-the-middle techniques.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/142650 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM API Connect||18.104.22.168-22.214.171.124|
Addressed in VRMF
Remediation / First Fix
|IBM API Connect
|126.96.36.199||LI80172||Addressed in IBM API Connect V188.8.131.52.
Management Server is impacted.
Follow this link and find the "APIConnect_Management" package:
Workarounds and Mitigations
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02 July 2018: original document published
*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.
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02 July 2018