ESB-2018.2587 - [Win][Linux][Mac] IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software: Multiple vulnerabilities 2018-08-31

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                               ESB-2018.2587
       Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect IBM Rational
               Application Developer for WebSphere Software
                              31 August 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Linux variants
                   Mac OS
                   Windows
Impact/Access:     Modify Arbitrary Files   -- Remote/Unauthenticated
                   Create Arbitrary Files   -- Remote/Unauthenticated
                   Delete Arbitrary Files   -- Remote/Unauthenticated
                   Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-2790 CVE-2018-2783 

Reference:         ESB-2018.2516
                   ESB-2018.2463

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10717537

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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect IBM Rational
Application Developer for WebSphere Software

Software version: 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.1.1, 9.0.1.2, 9.1, 9.1.0.1, 9.1.1, 9.1.1.1,
9.1.1.2, 9.5, 9.5.0.1, 9.5.0.2, 9.5.0.3, 9.6, 9.6.1, 9.6.1.1

Operating system(s): Linux, OS X, Windows

Reference #: 0717537

Modified date: 30 August 2018

Security Bulletin

Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM(R) SDK Java(TM) Technology Edition,
Versions 7 and 8 that are used by IBM Rational Application Developer for
WebSphere Software. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK
updates in April 2018.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-2783
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Java SE Security
component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause high confidentiality
impact, high integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 7.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/141939 for the current
score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2018-2790
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Java SE Security
component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause no confidentiality
impact, low integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 3.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/141946 for the current
score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Rational Application Developer 9.0- 9.0.1.2

Rational Application Developer  9.1 - 9.1.1.2

Rational Application Developer 9.5 - 9.5.0.3

Rational Application Developer  9.6 - 9.6.1.1

Remediation/Fixes

Update the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition of the product to address this
vulnerability:

+---------------------+----------------+--------+------------------------------------------------+
|Product              |VRMF            |APAR    |Remediation/First Fix                           |
+---------------------+----------------+--------+------------------------------------------------+
|Rational Application |9.5 through 9.6 |PH00568 |  o For all versions, IBM SDK Technology Edition|
|Developer            |                |        |    Critical Patch Update                       |
+---------------------+----------------+--------+------------------------------------------------+
|Rational Application |9.0 through 9.1 |PH00568 |  o For all versions, IBM SDK Technology Edition|
|Developer            |                |        |    Critical Patch Update                       |
+---------------------+----------------+--------+------------------------------------------------+

Workarounds and Mitigations

No known workarounds.

Change History

17 July 2018: Original document 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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