ESB-2018.0633 - [Appliance][Virtual] IBM MessageSight: Access privileged data - Existing account 2018-03-05

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                               ESB-2018.0633
           Security Bulletin: IBM MessageSight V1.2 has released
       1.2.0.3-IBM-IMA-IFIT24219 in response to the vulnerabilities
                      known as Spectre and Meltdown.
                               5 March 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM MessageSight
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Network Appliance
                   Virtualisation
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-5754 CVE-2017-5753 CVE-2017-5715

Reference:         ASB-2018.0033
                   ASB-2018.0030
                   ESB-2018.0044
                   ESB-2018.0042.2

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22012520

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Security Bulletin: IBM MessageSight V1.2 has released
1.2.0.3-IBM-IMA-IFIT24219 in response to the vulnerabilities known as
Spectre and Meltdown.

Document information

More support for: IBM MessageSight Security

Software version: 1.2

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 2012520

Modified date: 02 March 2018

Security Bulletin

Summary

IBM has released the following ifix for IBM MessageSight V1.2 in response
to CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715 and CVE-2017-5754.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-5753
CVEID: CVE-2017-5715
CVEID: CVE-2017-5754

Affected Products and Versions

+-----------------------------------------+-----------------------------------+
|Affected IBM MessageSight                |Affected Versions                  |
+-----------------------------------------+-----------------------------------+
|IBM MessageSight                         |1.2.0.3                            |
+-----------------------------------------+-----------------------------------+

Remediation/Fixes

+------------------------+---------+-------------+----------------------------+
|Product                 |VRMF     |APAR         |Remediation/First Fix       |
+------------------------+---------+-------------+----------------------------+
|IBM MessageSight        |1.2      |IT24219      |1.2.0.3-IBM-IMA-IFIT24219   |
+------------------------+---------+-------------+----------------------------+


Workarounds and Mitigations

Verify that no unexpected protocol plugins have been created that might
execute untrusted code by running the following command:

imaserver list Plugin

as an admin user. If no plugins are returned, then MessageSight has has
not been impacted.

References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

none

Change History

2 March 2018

*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

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Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard
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FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING
THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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