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JR53356: SECURITY APAR - CVE-2015-1961 - JAVASCRIPT RUNS WHILE VARIABLES ARE PROCESSED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • A configuration parameter that prevents JavaScript from running
    is not honored while variables are processed, which causes a
    vulnerability in the IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) REST API
    because code can run.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for IBM BPM that mends these vulnerabilities.
    
    
    On Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral), search
    for JR53356:
    
    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 JR53356, 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

    JR53356

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    751

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-05-21

  • Closed date

    2015-06-29

  • Last modified date

    2015-06-29

  • 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

  • R856 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM Business Process Manager Standard

Software version: 7.5.1

Reference #: JR53356

Modified date: 29 June 2015