CVE-2019-4538

IBM Security Directory Server 6.4.0 could allow a remote attacker to conduct phishing attacks, using an open redirect attack. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to spoof the URL displayed to redirect a user to a malicious Web site that would appear to be trusted. This could allow the attacker to obtain highly sensitive information or conduct further attacks against the victim. IBM X-Force ID: 165660.

Published : 2019-10-02 15:15 Updated : 2019-10-09 23:50

5.8
CVSS Score More info
Score 5.8 / 10
5.8
Vendor Product Version URI
Ibm Security Directory Server 6.4.0 cpe:/a:ibm:security_directory_server:6.4.0
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CWE

ID Name Description Links
CWE-601 URL Redirection to Untrusted Site ('Open Redirect') A web application accepts a user-controlled input that specifies a link to an external site, and uses that link in a Redirect. This simplifies phishing attacks. CVE

History of changes

Date Event
2019-10-04 12:27
2019-10-02 15:45

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