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Missing Authorization


Severity Medium
Score 5.4/10


An improper validation vulnerability in IBM InfoSphere Information Server 11.7 Pack for SAP Apps and BW Packs may lead to creation of directories and files on the server file system that may contain non-sensitive debugging information like stack traces. IBM X-Force ID: 221323.

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CWE-862 - Missing Authorization

The missing authorization vulnerability occurs when a software program allows users to access privileged parts of the program without verifying the user credentials. Impact of such a vulnerability depends on the resources employed by the software, ranging from account takeover to sensitive information exposure, denial of service, and complete system takeover.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published