Security Bulletin: Java vulnerability issue on IBM SONAS (CVE-2014-0411)
SONAS is shipped with Java, for which a fix is available for a security vulnerability.
SONAS is shipped with Java. Java is required for SONAS administration, for executing SONAS specific commands on the command line, and providing similar functionality using GUI. For the security vulnerability found with Java, a fix is available. This security vulnerability affects JSSE sub-component, which is used for secure remote communications.
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/90357 for the current score
Affected Products and Versions
The product is affected when running code releases 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52.
A fix for this issue is in version 184.108.40.206 of SONAS. Customers running an earlier version of SONAS should upgrade to SONAS 220.127.116.11 or a later version, so that the fix gets applied.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Mitigation(s): The only solution is to upgrade to SONAS 18.104.22.168 or a later version, so that the fix gets applied.
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