IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.7/11.2.0/11.2.1 Email Request resource consumption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.7/11.2.0/11.2.1 (Business Process Management Software). Affected is an unknown functionality of the component Email Request Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource consumption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-400. The product does not properly control the allocation and maintenance of a limited resource, thereby enabling an actor to influence the amount of resources consumed, eventually leading to the exhaustion of available resources. This is going to have an impact on availability. CVE summarizes:

IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.7, 11.2.0, and 11.2.1 is vulnerable to a denial of service via email flooding caused by sending a specially-crafted request. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the server to consume all available CPU resources. IBM X-Force ID: 227591.

The weakness was presented 09/02/2022. The advisory is shared for download at ibm.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2022-30614 since 05/12/2022. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1499.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (227591). See VDB-207769, VDB-207770, VDB-207771 and VDB-207772 for similar entries.

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Class: Resource consumption
CWE: CWE-400 / CWE-404
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05/12/2022 🔍
09/02/2022 +113 days 🔍
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10/11/2022 +39 days 🔍

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Vendor: ibm.com

Advisory: ibm.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-30614 (🔍)
X-Force: 227591

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Entryinfo

Created: 09/02/2022 09:55 AM
Updated: 10/11/2022 01:06 PM
Changes: 09/02/2022 09:55 AM (52), 10/11/2022 01:06 PM (11)
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