ESB-2017.3070 - [Win][Linux][HP-UX][Solaris][AIX] IBM InfoSphere Information Server: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote/unauthenticated 2017-12-01

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                               ESB-2017.3070
           Security Bulletin: A vulnerability in Apache Commons
           FileUpload affects IBM InfoSphere Information Server
                              1 December 2017

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM InfoSphere Information Server
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  AIX
                   HP-UX
                   Linux variants
                   Solaris
                   Windows
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2016-1000031  

Reference:         ESB-2017.2878

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22010019

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Security Bulletin: A vulnerability in Apache Commons FileUpload affects IBM 
InfoSphere Information Server

Security Bulletin

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere Information Server

Software version: 9.1, 11.3, 11.5

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 2010019

Modified date: 30 November 2017

Summary

A vulnerability in Apache Commons FileUpload was addressed by IBM InfoSphere 
Information Server.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-1000031

DESCRIPTION: Apache Commons FileUpload, as used in IBM InfoSphere Information
Server, could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system,
caused by deserialization of untrusted data in DiskFileItem class of the 
FileUpload library. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to 
execute arbitrary code under the context of the current process.

CVSS Base Score: 9.8

CVSS Temporal Score: See 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117957 for the current 
score

CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined

CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

The following product, running on all supported platforms, is affected:

IBM InfoSphere Information Server: versions 9.1, 11.3, and 11.5

IBM InfoSphere Information Server on Cloud version 11.5

Remediation/Fixes

+-------------------+------+-------+---------------------------------------------------+
|Product            |VRMF  |APAR   |Remediation/First Fix                              |
+-------------------+------+-------+---------------------------------------------------+
|InfoSphere         |11.5  |JR58580|--Contact IBM Customer support                     |
|Information Server,|      |       |                                                   |
|Information Server |      |       |                                                   |
|on Cloud           |      |       |                                                   |
+-------------------+------+-------+---------------------------------------------------+
|InfoSphere         |11.3  |JR58580|--Apply IBM InfoSphere Information Server version  |
|Information Server |      |       |11.3.1.2                                           |
|                   |      |       |--Apply IBM InfoSphere Information Server Framework|
|                   |      |       |Security patch                                     |
+-------------------+------+-------+---------------------------------------------------+
|InfoSphere Business|9.1   |JR58580|--Contact IBM Customer support                     |
|Server             |      |       |                                                   |
+-------------------+------+-------+---------------------------------------------------+

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide

On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal

IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

30 November 2017: Original version published

*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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