Rational Method Composer Security Vulnerability: Multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM JRE 6 (CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1716, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-1719, CVE-2012-1720, CVE-2012-1721, CVE-2012-1722, CVE-2012-1725 CVE-2012-0551)

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Abstract

IBM Rational Method Composer (RMC) is shipped with an IBM Java that is based on Oracle Java. Oracle has released a June 2012 critical patch update (CPU) that contains security vulnerability fixes and IBM Java is affected.

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Vulnerability details

CVE IDs:CVE-2012-0551, CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1716, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-1719, CVE-2012-1720, CVE-2012-1721, CVE-2012-1722, CVE-2012-1725

Description
All versions of Rational Method Composer prior to version 7.5.2.1 are potentially vulnerable to the issues on this list. Rational Method Composer 7.5.2.1 contains an updated IBM Java that incorporates the fixes for these issues.

CVEID: CVE-2012-0551
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/75010 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1713
CVSS Base Score: 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76239 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1716
CVSS Base Score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76244 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1717
CVSS Base Score: 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76251 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1718
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76249 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1719
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76247 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1720
CVSS Base Score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76250 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1721
CVSS Base Score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76240 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1722
CVSS Base Score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76241 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2012-1725
CVSS Base Score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76243 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Affected versions
All versions of Rational Method Composer product prior to 7.5.2.1 are potentially vulnerable.

Remediation
Upgrade to Rational Method Composer 7.5.2.1, which contains the updated IBM Java. You can download Rational Method Composer 7.5.2.1 here:

http://public.dhe.ibm.com/software/rationalsdp/v7/rmc/7521/zips/rmc7521.update.zip

* The CVSS Environmental Score is specific to the customer environment 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 Related information 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.

REFERENCES:
Complete CVSS Guide (http://www.first.org/cvss/cvss-guide.html)
On-line Calculator V2 (http://nvd.nist.gov/cvss.cfm?calculator&adv&version=2)

CVE-2012-1713 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1713)
CVE-2012-1716 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1716)
CVE-2012-1717 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1717)
CVE-2012-1718 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1718)
CVE-2012-1719 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1719)
CVE-2012-1720 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1720)
CVE-2012-1721 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1721)
CVE-2012-1722 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1722)
CVE-2012-1725 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-1725)
CVE-2012-0551 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2012-0551)


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More support for:

Rational Method Composer
Documentation

Software version:

7.5.2.1

Operating system(s):

Linux, Windows

Reference #:

1620862

Modified date:

2012-12-21

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