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IBM InfoSphere BigInsights HBase/Hive Bugs Lets Remote Users Access the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1034365
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-1772, CVE-2015-1836   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 9 2015
Impact:   User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 3.0,,
Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in IBM InfoSphere BigInsights. A remote user can gain access to the target system.

A remote user can gain exploit a flaw in the HiveServer2 interface to bypass authentication and gain access to the target system [CVE-2015-1772].

Systems with HiveServer2 configured to use LDAP authentication mode with simple unauthenticated or anonymous binds are affected.

A remote user can exploit a logic error in the processing of ZooKeeper access control lists to gain access to the target system and read or write HBase data or cause the service to become unavailable [CVE-2015-1836].

The vulnerabilities reside in the Apache HBase and Hive components.

Impact:   A remote user can gain access to the target system.
Solution:   IBM has issued a fix (IM-BigInsights-BigSQL-linuxamd64_CVE-2015-1772_CVE-2015-1836).

The IBM advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Red Hat Enterprise), Linux (SuSE)

Message History:   None.

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