CVE-2021-20563

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Description

IBM Sterling File Gateway 2.2.0.0 through 6.1.0.3 could allow a remote authenciated user to obtain sensitive information. By sending a specially crafted request, the user could disclose a valid filepath on the server which could be used in further attacks against the system. IBM X-Force ID: 199234.

References

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/199234

https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6491645

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-09-23

Updated: 2021-09-29

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:ibm:sterling_file_gateway:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions from 2.2.0.0 to 6.1.0.3 (inclusive)