Security Bulletin: ClearQuest Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability (CVE-2012-5757)

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Abstract

IBM Rational ClearQuest Web client contains a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability.

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VULNERABILITY DETAILS

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5757

Description:

The ClearQuest Web client contains a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability.

This vulnerability does not exist in the ClearQuest desktop clients or command line utilities.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/80061 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Affected Platforms:

ClearQuest Web Clients prior to version 7.1.2.10 or version 8.0.0.6.

Remediation:

Upgrade to ClearQuest version 7.1.2.10 or 8.0.0.6.

Fix:


Workarounds:

Use ClearQuest desktop applications.

Mitigation:

None.

References:

Complete CVSS Guide
On-line Calculator V2
CVE-2012-5757
X-Force Vulnerability Database http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/80061
APAR PM77153

Related Information:

IBM Product Security Incident Response Program

Change History:

20 March 2013 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 References section of this Flash.


Note: According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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More support for:

Rational ClearQuest
Web Client (7.1)

Software version:

7.1, 7.1.0.1, 7.1.0.2, 7.1.1, 7.1.1.1, 7.1.1.2, 7.1.1.3, 7.1.1.4, 7.1.1.5, 7.1.1.6, 7.1.1.7, 7.1.1.8, 7.1.2, 7.1.2.1, 7.1.2.2, 7.1.2.3, 7.1.2.4, 7.1.2.5, 7.1.2.6, 7.1.2.7, 7.1.2.8, 7.1.2.9, 8.0, 8.0.0.1, 8.0.0.2, 8.0.0.3, 8.0.0.4, 8.0.0.5

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1619993

Modified date:

2013-08-19

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