IBM Rational ClearCase and ClearQuest use IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) which has security corrections announced in flash 1606096.
Description: Please read the IBM WebSphere Application Server flash
1606096 :Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 188.8.131.52 (and others) which describes how to update various versions of WAS to correct for these vulnerabilities.
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 184.108.40.206. Refer to Technote 1390803 How to update the IBM WebSphere Application Server components in Rational ClearCase and Rational ClearQuest 7.1
Affected Platforms: All ClearCase and ClearQuest 7.1.x web servers running on the as shipped WAS v220.127.116.11. Any ClearQuest v8.0.x web server running on a WAS version that does not have the remediation applied.
Remediation: Follow the instructions in the above referenced WAS technote 1606096.
Workarounds: Use desktop applications.
|Sept 25, 2012||Initial Publication|
*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 Flash.
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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|