Security Bulletin: Notice of IBM WebSphere Application Server security vulnerability fixes for Rational ClearCase and ClearQuest (CVE-2012-2170)
IBM Rational ClearCase and ClearQuest use IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) which has security corrections.
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CVE ID: CVE-2012-2170
Description: Review the following IBM WebSphere Application Server bulletin for complete details:
- ClearCase and ClearQuest 8.x releases have separated the WAS installation from the ClearCase and ClearQuest installation. You should determine the exact version of WAS that you have deployed and read the above document link to see if you are impacted.
- ClearCase and ClearQuest 7.1.x releases are shipped with and install and configure WAS version 188.8.131.52. Review technote 1390803: Update the WebSphere Application Server components in Rational ClearCase and Rational ClearQuest 7.1 for instructions.
Affected Products and Versions
All ClearCase and ClearQuest 7.1.x web servers running on the as shipped WAS v184.108.40.206.
Any ClearQuest v8.0.x web server running on a WAS version that does not have the remediation applied.
Follow the instructions posted in 1606096: Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 220.127.116.11
Workarounds and Mitigations
Use desktop applications
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* 25 September 2012 - 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.
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|Software Development||Rational ClearCase||CCRC WAN Server||AIX, HP-UX, IRIX, Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, Windows||7.1, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 7.1.1, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 7.1.2, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.0, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206|
More support for:
Software version: 7.1, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 7.1.1, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 7.1.2, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 8.0, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1611795
Modified date: 2012-09-25