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ESB-2016.0754 - [Appliance] IBM FlashSystem model V9000: Cross-site request forgery - Remote with user interaction

Date: 22 March 2016

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2016.0754
    Security Bulletin: Security Bulletin: A cross-site request forgery
   vulnerability affects the IBM FlashSystem model V9000 (CVE-2015-7446)
                               22 March 2016

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           IBM FlashSystem model V9000
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Network Appliance
Impact/Access:     Cross-site Request Forgery -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2015-7446  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ssg1S1005570

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Security Bulletin: Security Bulletin: A cross-site request forgery 
vulnerability affects the IBM FlashSystem model V9000 (CVE-2015-7446)

Document information

More support for:

IBM FlashSystem V9000

Version:

Version Independent

Operating system(s):

Platform Independent

Reference #:

S1005570

Modified date:

2016-03-03

Security Bulletin

Summary

There is a cross-site request forgery vulnerability to which the IBM 
FlashSystem V9000 is susceptible. An exploit of this vulnerability could allow
cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious 
activities.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-7446

DESCRIPTION: IBM Flash System V9000 is vulnerable to cross-site request 
forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading 
an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could 
send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to
perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious
activities.

CVSS Base Score: 8.8

CVSS Temporal Score: See 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/108187 for the current 
score

CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined

CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

FlashSystem V9000 including machine type and models (MTMs) for all available 
code levels. MTMs affected include 9846-AE2, 9848-AE2, 9846-AC2, and 9848-AC2

Remediation/Fixes

V9000 MTMs 		  

V9000 MTMs:

9846-AE2

9848-AE2

9846-AC2 

9848-AC2 

VRMF

Code fixes are now available, the minimum VRMF containing the fix 
depends on the code stream. These code levels work for both the storage 
enclosure nodes (-AEx) and the control nodes (-ACx)

Code Fix VRMF .

7.6 stream: 7.6.0.4 (or later)

7.5 stream: 7.5.1.3 (or later)

7.4 stream: 7.4.1.4 (or later) 

APAR

N/A 

Remediation/First Fix

No workarounds or mitigations, other than 
applying this code fix, are known for this vulnerability

FlashSystem V9000 fixes for storage and controller node are available @ IBMs 
Fix Central

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide

On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal

IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

03 March 2016 Original 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.

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