Tivoli Netcool/Webtop can be affected by multiple vulnerabilities in current IBM SDK for Java for WebSphere Application Server October 2013 CPU

Security Bulletin


Summary

Multiple security vulnerabilities exist in the IBM SDK for Java that is shipped with IBM WebSphere Application Server embedded in Tivoli Netcool/Webtop.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2013-5780
DESCRIPTION:
Potential information disclosure vulnerability in JSSE.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/88001 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2013-5372
DESCRIPTION:
Potential denial of service vulnerability in XML. This is specific to the IBM SDK for Java.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/86662 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2013-5803
DESCRIPTION:
Potential denial of service vulnerability in JSSE.

CVSS Base Score: 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/88008 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Affected Products

Tivoli Netcool/Webtop: 2.2

Remediation/Fixes

Users can go to the following location and download the Interim Fix available for WebSphere Application Server to remediate the issue.
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21655990

Follow the instruction under the 'For IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM WebSphere Application Server Hypervisor Edition' section for V6.1.0.0 through 6.1.0.47.

Workarounds/Mitigations

None

References:

Complete CVSS Guide
On-line Calculator V2

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

17 January 2014: Original Copy 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.

Note: 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.

Document information


More support for:

Tivoli Netcool/Webtop

Software version:

2.2

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1662315

Modified date:

2014-01-17

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