CVE-2021-38890

Published on: 11/23/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 11/29/2021 06:15:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Certain versions of Aix from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM Sterling Connect:Direct Web Services 1.0 and 6.0 uses an inadequate account lockout setting that could allow a remote attacker to brute force account credentials. IBM X-Force ID: 209507.

  • CVE-2021-38890 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo IBM - Connect:Direct Web Services version 6.0
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo IBM - Connect:Direct Web Services version 1.0

CVSS3 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 5 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL NONE NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
IBM X-Force Exchange exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com
text/html
URL Logo XF ibm-sterling-cve202138890-info-disc (209507)
Security Bulletin: Account Lockout Vulnerability Affects IBM Sterling Connect:Direct Web Services (CVE-2021-38890) www.ibm.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6518586

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
IbmAix-AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmSterling ConnectdirectAllAllAll
Operating
System
LinuxLinux Kernel-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows-AllAllAll
Operating
System
OracleSolaris-AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sterling_connect\:direct:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:-:*:*:*:*:*:-:*:

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