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JR52957: SECURITY APAR - CVE-2015-1884 - FILE PATH TRAVERSAL VULNERABILITY IN COACH FRAMEWORK

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) and IBM WebSphere Lombardi
    Edition are vulnerable to file path traversal because input
    parameter validation is insufficient. As a result, other files
    can be downloaded by authenticated attackers if they use
    specially crafted URLs.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for WebSphere Lombardi Edition 7.2.0.5, IBM
    BPM 7.5.1.2, 8.0.1.3, 8.5.0.1, and IBM BPM 8.5.5.0 that adds
    sufficient input parameter validation.
    
    On Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral), search
    for JR52957:
    
    1. Select IBM Business Process Manager with your edition
      from the product selector, the installed version to the fix
      pack level, and your platform, and then click Continue.
    
    2. Select APAR or SPR, enter JR52957, and click Continue.
    
    When you download fix packages, ensure that you also download
    the readme file for each fix. Review each readme file for
    additional installation instructions and information about the
    fix.
    

Temporary fix

  • Not applicable
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR52957

  • Reported component name

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9400

  • Reported release

    751

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-03-30

  • Closed date

    2015-06-19

  • Last modified date

    2015-06-19

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R751 PSY

       UP

  • R801 PSY

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R855 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM Business Process Manager Standard

Software version: 7.5.1

Reference #: JR52957

Modified date: 19 June 2015