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Security Bulletin: Possible security exposure with Rational Rhapsody Design Manager using WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2011-1377)

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Possible security exposure when using IBM WebSphere Application Server as the Design Management Server for Rational Rhapsody Design Manager.

Vulnerability Details

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If you plan to deploy the Design Management Server on WebSphere Application Server, review the following security alert:

Possible security exposure with WebSphere Application Server with WS-Security enabled applications using LTPA tokens (PM43585/PM43792/PM45181)

Affected Products and Versions

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Change History

27 September 2012: Original publish date

*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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Document information

More support for: Rational Rhapsody Design Manager
Design Manager Server

Software version: 3.0,, 3.0.1, 4.0

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1612419

Modified date: 24 December 2013

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