Important security alert

Important Maximo Security Patch

David Miller Asset Systems, Managed Service Support, News & Announcements

IBM has made us aware of a recently-discovered security vulnerability in IBM Maximo (CVE-2019-4478), which affects installed Maximo environments.

This vulnerability has the potential of allowing an authenticated user to access information they should not normally have access to.

Although the vulnerability has an overall rating of 6.5 (moderate), the impact is rated “High” for confidentiality.

IBM has released a solution for this vulnerability through Fix Central, which Clarita is currently in the process of testing.

We recommend that this vulnerability be addressed as quickly as possible. If you require further advice, or would like us to apply this patch to your environment, please contact the Clarita Service Desk.