IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence 1.0 inadequate encryption
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A vulnerability was found in IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence 1.0 (Policy Management Software) and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a weak encryption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-326. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:
IBM Security Guardium Big Data Intelligence 1.0 (SonarG) uses weaker than expected cryptographic algorithms that could allow an attacker to decrypt highly sensitive information. IBM X-Force ID: 175560.
The weakness was presented 10/17/2020. The advisory is shared for download at ibm.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2020-4254 since 12/30/2019. The exploitation is known to be difficult. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 11/20/2020). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.
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 X-Force (175560).
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.6
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.6
VulDB Base Score: 3.7
VulDB Temp Score: 3.7
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NVD Base Score: 7.5
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ExploitingClass: Weak encryption
Status: Not defined
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Threat IntelligenceThreat: 🔍
CountermeasuresRecommended: no mitigation known
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Timeline12/30/2019 CVE assigned
10/17/2020 +291 days Advisory disclosed
10/17/2020 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/20/2020 +34 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2020-4254 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 10/17/2020 09:37 AM
Updated: 11/20/2020 06:24 PM
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