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SI57895 - OSP-LWI IAS updates - integrity fix CVE-2015-4938

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Abstract

OSP-LWI IAS updates - integrity fix CVE-2015-4938


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
PRE  5770SS1  710  SI50919   00/00    0000
PRE  5770SS1  710  SI50958   NONE     0003



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Integrated application server based on
Liberty could allow a remote attacker to
spoof a servlet. An attacker could exploit
this vulnerability to persuade the user into
entering sensitive information.

CORRECTION FOR APAR SE62803 :
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Problem fixed.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR SE62803 :
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None.


Activation Instructions


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Special Instructions


All integrated application servers must
be ended. This includes integrated web
services servers.

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PTF HAS ALREADY BEEN APPLIED AND ITS SPECIAL INSTRUCTION FOLLOWED,
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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI57343 :
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End all integrated application servers, including
integrated web services servers.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI50964 :
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Ensure integrated application servers are inactive.


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Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   SI57343      OSP-LWI IAS updates - runtime (wlp-8.5.5.6)
   SI55992      OSP-LWI IAS updates - runtime (wlp-8.5.5.5)
   SI54526      OSP-LWI IAS updates - runtime (wlp)
   SI53561      OSP-LWI IAS updates - runtime (wlp)
   SI52985      OSP-LWI Upgrade IAS runtime version of wlp
   SI51773      OSP - IAS Infrastructure in support of wlp II
   SI50964      OSP - IAS Infrastructure in support of wlp

Summary Information

System.............................. i
Models..............................
Release............................. V7R1M0
Licensed Program............... 5770SS1
APAR Fixed.......................... SE62803
Superseded by:...................... View fix details for PTF SI68332
Recompile........................... N
Library............................. QSYSDIR
MRI Feature ........................ NONE
Cum Level........................... NONE


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Document information

More support for: i family

Software version: V7R1M0

Operating system(s): OS/400

Reference #: SI57895

Modified date: 25 September 2015