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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: RCE vulnerability in JMS Client in IBM
17 June 2016
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM MessageSight
Operating System: Network Appliance
VMware ESX Server
Impact/Access: Administrator Compromise -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2016-0375
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Security Bulletin: RCE vulnerability in JMS Client in IBM MessageSight
More support for:
RCE vulnerability in JMS Client in IBM MessageSight
IBM MessageSight contains an unspecified vulnerability that could allow a
remote authenticated attacker to execute arbitrary commands with
CVSS Base Score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See
for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM MessageSight V1.1, V1.2 and V2.0
VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
IBM MessageSight 1.1 IT15743 184.108.40.206-IBM-IMA-JMSClient-IFIT15743
IBM MessageSight 1.2 IT15674
IBM MessageSight 2.0 IT15674 220.127.116.11-IBM-IMA-JMSClient-IFIT15674
Workarounds and Mitigations
Do not use JMS ObjectMessage.
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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Matthias Kaiser of Code White
Original version published: June 16, 2016
*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.
According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the
Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard
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FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
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