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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to OS
command injection. (CVE-2016-2875)
3 August 2016
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM QRadar
Operating System: Linux variants
Impact/Access: Root Compromise -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2016-2875
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Security Bulletin: IBM QRadar SIEM is vulnerable to OS command injection.
More support for:
IBM Security QRadar SIEM
It is possible to inject a payload with OS Commands in QRadar which are run
as root on the host OS.
IBM QRadar could allow an authenticated user to inject operating system
commands that would be executed with root privileges.
CVSS Base Score:
CVSS Temporal Score:
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CVSS Environmental Score:
Affected Products and Versions
IBM QRadar 7.1.n
IBM QRadar 7.2.n
QRadar / QRM / QVM / QRIF 7.2.7
IBM QRadar SIEM 7.1 MR2 Patch 13
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29 July 2016
*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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OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
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