ESB-2018.0344 - [Win][Linux][HP-UX][Solaris][AIX][z/OS] IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository: Increased privileges - Existing account 2018-02-05

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                               ESB-2018.0344
    Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in
        WebSphere Application Server shipped with WebSphere Service
                  Registry and Repository (CVE-2017-1731)
                              5 February 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  AIX
                   HP-UX
                   Linux variants
                   Solaris
                   Windows
                   z/OS
Impact/Access:     Increased Privileges     -- Existing Account      
                   Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-1731 CVE-2017-1681 

Reference:         ESB-2018.0309
                   ESB-2018.0294
                   ESB-2018.0292

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22013204
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22013233

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

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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in WebSphere
Application Server shipped with WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
(CVE-2017-1731)


Document information

More support for: WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Security

Software version: 7.0, 7.5, 8.0, 8.5

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

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 2013204

Modified date: 02 February 2018


Summary

WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of WebSphere Service
Registry and Repository. Information about a security vulnerability affecting
WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.


Vulnerability Details

Please consult the security bulletin Potential Privilege Escalation in WebSphere
Application Server Admin Console (CVE-2017-1731) for vulnerability details and
information about fixes.


Affected Products and Versions

+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|   Principal Product and Version(s)   |   Affected Supporting Product and    |
|                                      |               Version                |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V8.5            |          Deployment V8.5.5           |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V8.0            |           Deployment V8.0            |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V7.5            |           Deployment V7.0            |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V7.0            |           Deployment V7.0            |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+


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.


Change History

01 February 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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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in WebSphere
Application Server shipped with WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
(CVE-2017-1681)


Document information

More support for: WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Security

Software version: 7.0, 7.5, 8.0, 8.5

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

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 2013233

Modified date: 02 February 2018


Summary

WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of WebSphere Service
Registry and Repository. Information about a security vulnerability affecting
WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.


Vulnerability Details

Please consult the security bulletin Information disclosure in WebSphere
Application Server (CVE-2017-1681) for vulnerability details and information
about fixes.


Affected Products and Versions

+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|   Principal Product and Version(s)   |   Affected Supporting Product and    |
|                                      |               Version                |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V8.5            |          Deployment V8.5.5           |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V8.0            |           Deployment V8.0            |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V7.5            |           Deployment V7.0            |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+
|    WebSphere Service Registry and    | WebSphere Application Server Network |
|           Repository V7.0            |           Deployment V7.0            |
+--------------------------------------+--------------------------------------+


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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