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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   IBM Spectrum Protect (IBM Tivoli Storage Manager) Vendors:   IBM
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Lets Local Users Access and Modify Files
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029681
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-5371   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jan 23 2014
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Modification of system information, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.3.1, 6.4.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. A local user can access and modify files on the target system.

During Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) Windows client file restore and retrieve operations to an ReFS file system, the system does not restore the security permissions of the files. A local user can read and modify the restored or retrieved files.

Impact:   A local user can access and modify restored files on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (APAR IC92933; 6.3.2, 6.4.1).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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