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ESB-2016.0478 - [Win][Linux][HP-UX][Solaris][AIX] IBM WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Edition for AIX: Multiple vulnerabilities

Date: 24 February 2016
References: ESB-2016.0046  ESB-2016.0047  ESB-2016.0049  ASB-2016.0004  ESB-2016.0466  ESB-2016.0467.2  ESB-2016.0468  

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2016.0478
  Security Bulletin: Security vulnerabilities have been identified in IBM
    WebSphere Application Server shipped with WebSphere Process Server
       (CVE-2016-0475, CVE-2016-0466, CVE-2015-7575, CVE-2016-0448)
                             24 February 2016

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Edition for AIX
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  AIX
                   HP-UX
                   Linux variants
                   Solaris
                   Windows
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data         -- Remote with User Interaction
                   Modify Arbitrary Files         -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                   Denial of Service              -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                   Provide Misleading Information -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2016-0475 CVE-2016-0466 CVE-2016-0448
                   CVE-2015-7575  

Reference:         ASB-2016.0004
                   ESB-2016.0468
                   ESB-2016.0467
                   ESB-2016.0466
                   ESB-2016.0049
                   ESB-2016.0047
                   ESB-2016.0046

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21977025

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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerabilities have been identified in IBM
WebSphere Application Server shipped with WebSphere Process Server
(CVE-2016-0475, CVE-2016-0466, CVE-2015-7575, CVE-2016-0448)

Security Bulletin

Document information

More support for:

WebSphere Process Server

Security

Software version:

7.0, 7.0.0.1, 7.0.0.2, 7.0.0.3, 7.0.0.4, 7.0.0.5

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1977025

Modified date:

2016-02-23

Summary

WebSphere Application Server (WAS) is shipped as a component of WebSphere
Process Server. Information about security vulnerabilities affecting
WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin. These
issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in January 2016 and
includes the vulnerability commonly referred to as SLOTH.

Vulnerability Details

Please consult

Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect WebSphere
Application Server January 2016 CPU (CVE-2016-0475, CVE-2016-0466,
CVE-2015-7575, CVE-2016-0448)

for vulnerability details and information about fixes.

Affected Products and Versions


WebSphere Process Server 7.0.x

WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Editions V7.0


Remediation/Fixes

Please consult

Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect WebSphere
Application Server January 2016 CPU (CVE-2016-0475, CVE-2016-0466,
CVE-2015-7575, CVE-2016-0448)

for vulnerability details and information about fixes.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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Important note

IBM strongly suggests that all System z customers be subscribed to the System
z Security Portal to receive the latest critical System z security and
integrity service. If you are not subscribed, see the instructions on the
System z Security web site. Security and integrity APARs and associated fixes
will be posted to this portal. IBM suggests reviewing the CVSS scores and 
applying all security or integrity fixes as soon as possible to minimize any
potential risk.

References

Complete CVSS v2 Guide


On-line Calculator v2


Complete CVSS v3 Guide


On-line Calculator v3

IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition Security Alerts page

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal

IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

2016-02-23 - inital version 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.


Segment               Product                                                                                               Component    Platform    Version    Edition
Business Integration  WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Edition for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server for x86 (32-bit)                   Linux       7.0
Business Integration  WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Edition for Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for x86 (32-bit)               Linux       7.0
Business Integration  WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Edition for Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z
Business Integration  WebSphere Process Server Hypervisor Edition for AIX                                                   General      AIX         7.0

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