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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: Password provided for executing chkauth is logged in
audit log on IBM Storwize V7000 Unified (CVE-2014-3077)
17 September 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM Storwize V7000 Unified
Operating System: Network Appliance
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2014-3077
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Security Bulletin: Password provided for executing chkauth is logged in audit
log on IBM Storwize V7000 Unified (CVE-2014-3077)
More support for:
IBM Storwize V7000 Unified (2073)
A fix is available for IBM Storwize V7000 Unified, for the security issue that
Password provided for executing chkauth is logged in audit log
Under some circumstances, user details appear in the system audit log. An
attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to the
CVSS Base Score: 1.7
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/93906 for the
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Storwize V7000 Unified
The product is affected when running code releases 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206
A fix for this issue is in version 220.127.116.11 of IBM Storwize V7000 Unified.
Customers running an affected version of V7000 Unified should upgrade to
18.104.22.168 or a later version, so that the fix gets applied.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Avoid use of authentication server which is not protected behind a firewall.
This vulnerability can be exploited only by someone who could obtain access to
the authentication server.
Mitigation(s) : None
Complete CVSS Guide
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IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
11 Sept 2014: First draft
*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.
According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the
Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard
designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and
priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY
OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
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