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Vulnerability of IBM MQ: privilege escalation via AMQP Channels SSLPEER Bypass

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via AMQP Channels SSLPEER Bypass of IBM MQ, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable systems: WebSphere MQ.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 15/06/2020.
Références of this weakness: 5736885, CVE-2020-4320, VIGILANCE-VUL-32540.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via AMQP Channels SSLPEER Bypass of IBM MQ, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This threat bulletin impacts software or systems such as WebSphere MQ.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat.

Solutions for this threat 

IBM MQ: fixed versions for AMQP Channels SSLPEER Bypass.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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