31 October 2012
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2012.1040 Open redirect and cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in the InfoSphere Streams help system 31 October 2012 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM InfoSphere Streams Publisher: IBM Operating System: Linux variants Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction Provide Misleading Information -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2012-2161 CVE-2012-2159 Reference: ESB-2012.1014 ESB-2012.0944 ESB-2012.0937 ESB-2012.0936 ESB-2012.0915 ESB-2012.0801 ESB-2012.0693 ESB-2012.0530 Original Bulletin: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21615067 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security Bulletin: Open redirect and cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in the InfoSphere Streams help system (CVE-2012-2159, CVE-2012-2161) Flash (Alert) Document information InfoSphere Streams Software version: 2.0 Operating system(s): Linux Reference #: 1615067 Modified date: 2012-10-25 Abstract Open redirect vulnerability in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS), as used in IBM InfoSphere Streams Information Center 126.96.36.199 or 188.8.131.52 and InfoSphere Streams Studio 2.0 or later, allows potential redirection of users to arbitrary web sites. Cross-site scripting vulnerability in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS), as used in IBM InfoSphere Streams Information Center 184.108.40.206 or 220.127.116.11 and InfoSphere Streams Studio 2.0 or later, allows injection of arbitrary web script or HTML. Content VULNERABILITY DETAILS: CVE ID: CVE-2012-2159 DESCRIPTION: Open redirect vulnerability in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS), IBM InfoSphere Streams Information Center 18.104.22.168 or 22.214.171.124 and InfoSphere Streams Studio 2.0 or later, allows remote attackers to redirect users to arbitrary web sites and conduct phishing attacks via unspecified vectors. CVSS Base Score: 4.3 CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/74832 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) CVE ID: CVE-2012-2161 DESCRIPTION: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in deferredView.jsp in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS), IBM InfoSphere Streams Information Center 126.96.36.199 or 188.8.131.52 and InfoSphere Streams Studio 2.0 or later, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted URL. CVSS Base Score: 4.3 CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/74833 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) AFFECTED PLATFORMS: IBM InfoSphere Streams Studio V2.0 (or later) and InfoSphere Streams Information Center 184.108.40.206 or 220.127.116.11 REMEDIATION: The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical. Please see below for the fix information. This fix addresses Eclipse Bugzilla 375751 and is required for running the following: InfoSphere Streams Information Center 18.104.22.168 or 22.214.171.124 InfoSphere Streams Studio 2.0 (or later) To download the fix, perform the following steps: 1. Go to IBM Fix Central: http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral 2. Specify the following product information: Product Group: Information Management Product: InfoSphere Streams Installed version: All Platform: All 3. Click Continue. 4. In the Identify fixes page, follow one of the following steps to find the fix: Browse for fixes and then look for the following in the results: fix pack: Patch_for_Eclipse_and_IEHS_for_Bugzilla_375751 Individual fix IDs: Patch_for_Eclipse_and_IEHS_for_Bugzilla_375751 5. Click Continue. 6. Select the following fix in the results: fix pack: Patch_for_Eclipse_and_IEHS_for_Bugzilla_375751 7. Click Continue. 8. In the Download page, download the following: Fix: Patch_for_Eclipse_and_IEHS_for_Bugzilla_375751.tar.gz Readme: Patch_for_Eclipse_and_IEHS_for_Bugzilla_375751.readme.txt 9. Follow the instructions in the Readme to install the fix. Workaround(s): No workaround(s); apply fixes. Mitigation(s): No mitigation REFERENCES: X-Force Vulnerability Database - http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/74832 X-Force Vulnerability Database - http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/74833 RELATED INFORMATION: IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: none CHANGE HISTORY: 2012-09-10 Original version created *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 Flash. 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