IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center 7.1.x < / 8.1.x < Code Injection Vulnerability

critical Nessus Plugin ID 143123


A web application running on the remote host is affected by a code code injection vulnerability.


The IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center running on the remote host is version 7.1.x < or 8.1.x < It is, therefore, vulnerable to a code injection vulnerability which could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system.

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


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 143123

File Name: ibm_spectrum_protect_oc_8_1_10.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 11/19/2020

Updated: 11/24/2020

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-4693


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:spectrum_protect_operations_center

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/1/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/1/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-4693