ESB-2017.2276 - [Linux] IBM QRadar: Denial of service - Remote/unauthenticated 2017-09-08

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                               ESB-2017.2276
   Security Bulletin: Open Source XStream as used in IBM QRadar SIEM is
             vulnerable to Denial of Service. (CVE-2017-7957)
                             8 September 2017

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM QRadar
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-7957  

Reference:         ESB-2017.1991
                   ESB-2017.1085

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22008217

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Security Bulletin: Open Source XStream as used in IBM QRadar SIEM is
vulnerable to Denial of Service. (CVE-2017-7957)

Security Bulletin

Document information

More support for:
IBM Security QRadar SIEM

Software version:
7.2, 7.3

Operating system(s):
Linux

Software edition:

All Editions

Reference #:
2008217

Modified date:
07 September 2017

Summary

Open Source XStream is vulnerable to a Denial of Service attack.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-7957
DESCRIPTION:
XStream is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by the improper handling
of attempts to create an instance of the primitive type 'void' during
unmarshalling. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause
the application to crash.
CVSS Base Score: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/125800
for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

 IBM QRadar SIEM 7.2.0  7.2.8 Patch 8
 IBM QRadar SIEM 7.3.0  7.3.0 Patch 3

Remediation/Fixes

QRadar/QRM/QVM/QRIF/QNI 7.2.8 Patch 9
QRadar/QRM/QVM/QRIF/QNI 7.3.0 Patch 4

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

7 September 2017:First publish

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will
ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact
of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the
Reference section of this Security Bulletin.

Disclaimer

According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the
Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard
designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and
priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY
OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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