Security Scanning indicated a vulnerability to a Phishing Through Frames attack in the OSLC system in IBM Rational ClearQuest.
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4839
Description: The ClearQuest Web (CQ Web) client is vulnerable to a Phishing Through Frames Attack in the OSLC interface system. This vulnerability was found in one particular OSLC dialog.
Phishing attacks are described in general here: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Phishing
This vulnerability does not exist in the ClearQuest desktop clients or command line utilities. This vulnerability only exists if the CQ Web Server is deployed.
Affected Platforms: ClearQuest Web server version 22.214.171.124 through 126.96.36.199 or version 188.8.131.52 though 184.108.40.206.
Remediation: Upgrade to ClearQuest version 220.127.116.11 or 18.104.22.168.
Mitigation: If you are not using OSLC, then do not initiate or respond to any ClearQuest OSLC dialogs. If you are using OSLC, do not respond to OSLC dialogs unless you have initiated the communication using valid ClearQuest web server URLs for your deployment.
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|Dec 12, 2012||Initial Publication|
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