ESB-2018.0309 - [Win][Linux] IBM WebSphere Application Server: Multiple vulnerabilities 2018-01-31

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                               ESB-2018.0309
    Security Bulletin: A Security Vulnerability has been Identified in
           Websphere Application Server Shipped with Predictive
           Customer Intelligence (CVE-2017-1731, CVE-2017-1681)
                              31 January 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM WebSphere Application Server
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Linux variants
                   Windows
Impact/Access:     Increased Privileges     -- Existing Account
                   Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-1731 CVE-2017-1681 

Reference:         ESB-2018.0294
                   ESB-2018.0292

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22013104

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Document information

More support for: Predictive Customer Intelligence

Software version: 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 2013104

Modified date: 30 January 2018


Summary

Websphere Application Server is shipped with Predictive Customer Intelligence.
Information about security vulnerabilities affecting Websphere Application
Server has been published in a security bulletin.


Vulnerability Details

Please consult the security bulletins Security Bulletin: Potential Privilege
Escalation in WebSphere Application Server Admin Console (CVE-2017-1731) and
Security Bulletin: Information disclosure in WebSphere Application Server
(CVE-2017-1681) for vulnerability details and information about fixes.


Affected Products and Versions

Predictive Customer Intelligence versions 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2


Remediation/Fixes

Refer to the following security bulletins for vulnerability details and
information about fixes addressed by Websphere Application Server which is/are
shipped with Predictive Customer Intelligence.

+---------------------------+---------------------------+-----------------------+
|Principal Product and      |Affected Supporting Product|Affected Supporting    |
|Version(s)                 |and Version                |Product Security       |
|                           |                           |Bulletin               |
+---------------------------+---------------------------+-----------------------+
|Predictive Customer        |Websphere Application      |Security Bulletin:     |
|Intelligence 1.0 and 1.0.1 |Server 8.5.5               |Potential Privilege    |
|                           |                           |Escalation in WebSphere|
|                           |                           |Application Server     |
|                           |                           |Admin Console          |
|                           |                           |(CVE-2017-1731)        |
|                           |                           |                       |
|                           |                           |Security Bulletin:     |
|                           |                           |Information disclosure |
|                           |                           |in WebSphere           |
|                           |                           |Application Server     |
|                           |                           |(CVE-2017-1681)        |
+---------------------------+---------------------------+-----------------------+
|Predictive Customer        |Websphere Application      |Security Bulletin:     |
|Intelligence 1.1 and 1.1.1 |Server 8.5.5.6             |Potential Privilege    |
|                           |                           |Escalation in WebSphere|
|                           |                           |Application Server     |
|                           |                           |Admin Console          |
|                           |                           |(CVE-2017-1731)        |
|                           |                           |                       |
|                           |                           |Security Bulletin:     |
|                           |                           |Information disclosure |
|                           |                           |in WebSphere           |
|                           |                           |Application Server     |
|                           |                           |(CVE-2017-1681)        |
+---------------------------+---------------------------+-----------------------+
|Predictive Customer        |Websphere Application      |Security Bulletin:     |
|Intelligence 1.1.2         |Server 9.0.0.4             |Potential Privilege    |
|                           |                           |Escalation in WebSphere|
|                           |                           |Application Server     |
|                           |                           |Admin Console          |
|                           |                           |(CVE-2017-1731)        |
|                           |                           |                       |
|                           |                           |Security Bulletin:     |
|                           |                           |Information disclosure |
|                           |                           |in WebSphere           |
|                           |                           |Application Server     |
|                           |                           |(CVE-2017-1681)        |
+---------------------------+---------------------------+-----------------------+


Workarounds and Mitigations

None


Change History

30 January 2018: 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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