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20 February 2019

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                               ESB-2019.0516
  IBM Security Bulletin: Directory traversal vulnerability in IBM Robotic
        Process Automation with Automation Anywhere (CVE-2018-2006)
                             20 February 2019

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM Robotic Process Automation
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Windows
Impact/Access:     Create Arbitrary Files -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-2006  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10794133

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Security Bulletin: Directory traversal vulnerability in IBM Robotic Process
Automation with Automation Anywhere (CVE-2018-2006)

Document information

More support for: IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere

Software version: 11.0

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 0794133

Modified date: 19 February 2019

Summary

IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere is vulnerable to
directory traversal

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:  CVE-2018-2006
DESCRIPTION: IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere could
allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker
could send a specially-crafted URL request containing "dot dot" sequences (/..
/) to upload arbitrary files to the system.
CVSS Base Score: 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See  https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities
/155008  for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

+-------------------------------------------------------+-----------------+
|IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere|Affected Versions|
+-------------------------------------------------------+-----------------+
|IBM Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere|11.0             |
+-------------------------------------------------------+-----------------+

Remediation/Fixes

+-------------------------+--------+-------+---------------------------------+
|Product                  |VRMF    |APAR   |Remediation / First Fix          |
+-------------------------+--------+-------+---------------------------------+
|IBM Robotic Process      |        |       |IBM Robotic Process Automation   |
|Automation with          |11.0.0.4|JR60391|with Automation Anywhere         |
|Automation Anywhere      |        |       |v11.0.0.4 ifix 001               |
+-------------------------+--------+-------+---------------------------------+

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

Change History

19 February 2019: Original version 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.

Disclaimer

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designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and
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FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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