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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   IBM License Metric Tool Vendors:   IBM
IBM License Metric Tool May Disclose Sensitive Information to Local Users
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1032256
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1032256
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-4776   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 5 2015
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM License Metric Tool. A local user can obtain potentially sensitive information from the target user's system.

The system does not include a method to disable browser autocomplete for authentication fields. A local user on the target user's system may be able to exploit this to obtain sensitive information.

Impact:   A local user can obtain potentially sensitive information from the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (9.1.0.2).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21713641

Vendor URL:  www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21713641 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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