ESB-2018.0334 - [Win][Linux][Solaris][AIX][z/OS] IBM Business Monitor: Multiple vulnerabilities 2018-02-02

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                               ESB-2018.0334
  Security Bulletin: Security vulnerabilities have been identified in IBM
      WebSphere Application Server shipped with IBM Business Monitor
                              2 February 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM Business Monitor
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  AIX
                   Linux variants
                   Solaris
                   Windows
                   z/OS
Impact/Access:     Increased Privileges     -- Existing Account
                   Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-1731 CVE-2017-1681 

Reference:         ESB-2018.0309
                   ESB-2018.0294
                   ESB-2018.0292

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22013136
   https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22013154

Comment: This bulletin contains two (2) IBM security advisories.

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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere
Application Server shipped with IBM Business Monitor (CVE-2017-1681)


Document information

More support for: IBM Business Monitor
Security

Software version: 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.1.1, 8.0.1.2, 8.0.1.3, 8.5.5, 8.5.6, 8.5.7

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Software edition: Not Applicable

Reference #: 2013136

Modified date: 01 February 2018


Summary

IBM WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of Business Monitor.
Information about a security vulnerability affecting WebSphere Application
Server has been published in a security bulletin.


Vulnerability Details

See the Security Bulletin

IBM WebSphere Application could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive
information, caused by improper handling of application requests, which could
allow unauthorized access to read a file (CVE-2017-1681)


Affected Products and Versions

IBM Business Monitor V8.5.5, V8.5.6 and V8.5.7
IBM Business Monitor V8.0.1.3
IBM Business Monitor V8.0

+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|Principal Product and Versions      |Affected Supporting Product and Versions|
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.5.7         |WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5     |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.5.6         |WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5     |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.5.5         |WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5     |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.0.1.3       |WebSphere Application Server V8.0       |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.0           |WebSphere Application Server V8.0       |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+


Important note

IBM strongly suggests that all System z customers be subscribed to the System z
Security Portal to receive the latest critical System z security and integrity
service. If you are not subscribed, see the instructions on the System z
Security web site. Security and integrity APARs and associated fixes will be
posted to this portal. IBM suggests reviewing the CVSS scores and applying all
security or integrity fixes as soon as possible to minimize any potential risk.


*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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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere
Application Server shipped with IBM Business Monitor (CVE-2017-1731)


Document information

More support for: IBM Business Monitor
Security

Software version: 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.1.1, 8.0.1.2, 8.0.1.3, 8.5.5, 8.5.6, 8.5.7

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Software edition: Not Applicable

Reference #: 2013154

Modified date: 01 February 2018


Summary

IBM WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of Business Monitor.
Information about a security vulnerability affecting WebSphere Application
Server has been published in a security bulletin.


Vulnerability Details

See the Security Bulletin Potential Privilege Escalation in WebSphere
Application Server Admin Console (CVE-2017-1731)


Affected Products and Versions


IBM Business Monitor V8.5.5, V8.5.6 and V8.5.7
IBM Business Monitor V8.0.1.3
IBM Business Monitor V8.0

+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|Principal Product and Versions      |Affected Supporting Product and Versions|
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.5.7         |WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5     |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.5.6         |WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5     |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.5.5         |WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5     |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.0.1.3       |WebSphere Application Server V8.0       |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+
|IBM Business Monitor V8.0           |WebSphere Application Server V8.0       |
+------------------------------------+----------------------------------------+


Important note

IBM strongly suggests that all System z customers be subscribed to the System z
Security Portal to receive the latest critical System z security and integrity
service. If you are not subscribed, see the instructions on the System z
Security web site. Security and integrity APARs and associated fixes will be
posted to this portal. IBM suggests reviewing the CVSS scores and applying all
security or integrity fixes as soon as possible to minimize any potential risk.


*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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