ESB-2019.1306 - [Linux] IBM Elastic Storage Server: Denial of service - Remote/unauthenticated 2019-04-16

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                               ESB-2019.1306
 A vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Application Server affects IBM Spectrum
       Scale packaged in IBM Elastic Storage Server (CVE-2018-10237)
                               16 April 2019

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM Elastic Storage Server
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-10237  

Reference:         ESB-2018.2879
                   ESB-2018.2560
                   ESB-2018.2364
                   ESB-2019.0377.2

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10880351

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A vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Application Server affects IBM Spectrum Scale
packaged in IBM Elastic Storage Server (CVE-2018-10237)

Product:             IBM Elastic Storage Server
Software version:    All Versions
Operating system(s): Linux
Reference #:         0880351

Security Bulletin

Summary

There is a vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Application Server, used by IBM
Spectrum Scale. This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to cause a
denial of service condition.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-10237
DESCRIPTION: Google Guava is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by
improper eager allocation checks in the AtomicDoubleArray and CompoundOrdering
class. By sending a specially-crafted data, a remote attacker could exploit
this vulnerability to cause a denial of service condition.
CVSS Base Score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/
142508 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

The Elastic Storage Server 5.3 thru 5.3.2.1
The Elastic Storage Server 5.0.0 thru 5.2.5
The Elastic Storage Server 4.5.0 thru 4.6.0
The Elastic Storage Server 4.0.0 thru 4.0.6

Remediation/Fixes

For IBM Elastic Storage Server V5.0.0. thru 5.3.2.1, apply V5.3.3 available
from FixCentral at:

https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixesparent=
Software%20defined%20storage&product=ibm/StorageSoftware/
IBM+Elastic+Storage+Server+(ESS)&release=5.3.0&platform=All&function=all

For IBM Elastic Storage Server V5.0.0. thru 5.2.5.0, apply V5.2.6 available
from FixCentral at:

https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixesparent=
Software%20defined%20storage&product=ibm/StorageSoftware/
IBM+Elastic+Storage+Server+(ESS)&release=5.2.0&platform=All&function=all

Notes:
If you are unable to upgrade to ESS 5.3.3.o or 5.2.6, please contact IBM
Service to obtain an efix:

- - For IBM Elastic Storage Server 5.3-5.3.1.1, reference APAR IJ14957
- - For IBM Elastic Storage Server 5.0 - 5.2.4.0, reference APAR IJ14956
- - For IBM Elastic Storage Server 4.0.0 - 4.6.0, reference APAR IJ14956

To contact IBM Service, see http://www.ibm.com/planetwide/

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

Change History

15 April 2019 : Original version published.

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