CVE-2016-2988

Published on: 11/24/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:15 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Tivoli Storage Manager For Virtual Environments from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM Tivoli Storage Manger for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for VMware (aka Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments) 6.4.x before 6.4.3.4 and 7.1.x before 7.1.6 allows remote authenticated users to bypass a TSM credential requirement and obtain administrative access by leveraging multiple simultaneous logins.

  • CVE-2016-2988 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 8.5 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK HIGH LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 4.6 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK HIGH SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
IBM Security Bulletin: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for VMware GUI User May Gain Administrator Authority - United States Vendor Advisory
www-01.ibm.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21988781

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIbmTivoli Storage Manager For Virtual Environments6.4AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmTivoli Storage Manager For Virtual Environments7.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmTivoli Storage Manager For Virtual Environments6.4AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmTivoli Storage Manager For Virtual Environments7.1AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager_for_virtual_environments:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager_for_virtual_environments:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager_for_virtual_environments:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager_for_virtual_environments:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: