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ESB-2014.2500 - [Appliance] IBM Security Network Protection (XGS): Provide misleading information - Remote with user interaction

Date: 23 December 2014

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2014.2500
           Security Bulletin: IBM Security Network Protection is
           affected by ClickJacking vulnerability CVE-2014-6197
                             23 December 2014

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM Security Network Protection (XGS)
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Network Appliance
Impact/Access:     Provide Misleading Information -- Remote with User Interaction
                   Unauthorised Access            -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-6197  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21693542

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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Network Protection is affected by ClickJacking
vulnerability CVE-2014-6197

Document information

More support for:

IBM Security Network Protection

Software version:

5.1, 5.1.1, 5.1.2, 5.1.2.1, 5.2.0, 5.3

Operating system(s):

Firmware

Reference #:

1693542

Modified date:

2014-12-22

Security Bulletin

Summary

A ClickJacking (also known as a "UI redress attack") vulnerability has been 
discovered in IBM Security Network Protection.

Vulnerability Details

CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6197

Description: A clickjacking vulnerability in IBM Security Network Protection 
could allow a remote attacker to hijack the clicking action of the victim. By
persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could 
send a specially-crafted HTTP request to hijack the victim's click actions or
launch further attacks on the system.

CVSS:

CVSS Base Score: 4.3

CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/98609 for the 
current score

CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined

CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Products: IBM Security Network Protection (XGS) models 3100, 4100, 5100, 7100

Firmware versions: 5.1, 5.1.1, 5.1.2, 5.1.2.1, 5.2, 5.3

Remediation/Fixes

IBM has provided patches for versions 5.2 and 5.3. Follow the installation 
instructions in the README files included with the patch.

5.2.0.0-ISS-XGS-All-Models-Hotfix-FP0005 for IBM Security Network Protection 
products at version 5.2

http://www-933.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/doSelectFixes?options.selectedFixes=5.2.0.0-ISS-XGS-All-Models-Hotfix-FP0005&continue=1

5.3.0.0-ISS-XGS-All-Models-Hotfix-FP0001 for IBM Security Network Protection 
products at version 5.3

http://www-933.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/doSelectFixes?options.selectedFixes=5.3.0.0-ISS-XGS-All-Models-Hotfix-FP0001&continue=1

For the 5.1.x versions of Network Protection, IBM recommends upgrading to a 
fixed, supported version/release/platform of the product.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS Guide

On-line Calculator V2

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal

IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

*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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