IBM Spectrum Protect Server 7.1.x < / 8.1.x < 8.1.6 Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Low Nessus Plugin ID 118823


The backup service installed on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


IBM Spectrum Protect, formerly known as Tivoli Storage Manager, installed on the remote host is version 7.1.x < or 8.1.x < 8.1.6. It is, therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to IBM Spectrum Protect Server or 8.1.6 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 118823

File Name: ibm_spectrum_protect_8_1_6.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 2018/11/08

Updated: 2019/11/01

Dependencies: 25656

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-1788

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager, x-cpe:/a:ibm:spectrum_protect

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM Tivoli Storage Manager

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1788

BID: 105818

IAVB: 2018-B-0141