IBM Security Access Manager up to 7.0.0/ information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in IBM Security Access Manager up to 7.0.0/ (Network Authentication Software) and classified as problematic. This issue affects an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. Impacted is confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

IBM Security Access Manager Appliance 7.0.0, 8.0.0 through, and 9.0.0 through discloses sensitive information to unauthorized users. The information can be used to mount further attacks on the system. IBM X-Force ID: 128606.

The bug was discovered 06/04/2018. The weakness was presented 06/06/2018 by ryan with IBM X-Force (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2017-1474 since 11/30/2016. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 03/21/2023). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1592 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 2 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at SecurityFocus (BID 104476†).







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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266

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Remote: Yes

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11/30/2016 🔍
05/30/2018 +546 days 🔍
06/04/2018 +5 days 🔍
06/06/2018 +1 days 🔍
06/06/2018 +0 days 🔍
06/07/2018 +1 days 🔍
03/21/2023 +1748 days 🔍



Researcher: ryan
Organization: IBM X-Force
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-1474 (🔍)
X-Force: 128606
SecurityFocus: 104476 - IBM Security Access Manager Appliance CVE-2017-1474 Unspecified Information Disclosure Vulnerability


Created: 06/07/2018 08:24 AM
Updated: 03/21/2023 06:21 PM
Changes: 06/07/2018 08:24 AM (61), 02/15/2020 11:24 AM (5), 03/21/2023 06:13 PM (3), 03/21/2023 06:21 PM (11)
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