IBM WebSphere Message Broker Security Vulnerability: A Signature Wrap Attack Vulnerability (CVE-2013-0482)

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Abstract

Signature Wrap attack is possible when running WS-Security with Message Broker

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VULNERABILITY DETAILS

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0482


DESCRIPTION:
WebSphere Application Server WS-Security could allow a network attacker to spoof message signatures. By sending a specially-crafted SOAP message, a network attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute code

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/81548 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

*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.

AFFECTED PLATFORMS:
IBM WebSphere Message Broker V6.1, V8.0 and V7.0 are affected (on all platforms), and IBM WebSphere Message Broker for z/OS V6.1, V8.0 and V7.0 are also affected.

REMEDIATION:
None known.

FIX
For IBM WebSphere Message Broker V6.1, V7.0 & V8.0 and IBM WebSphere Message Broker for z/OS V6.1, V7.0 & V8.0, contact IBM Support to request the fix for APAR IC88185 , which covers IBM WebSphere Application Server V7.0 APAR PM76582 and IBM WebSphere Application Server V6.1 APAR PM86026.

WORKAROUND:
None known, apply fixes

MITIGATION
None known

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)

X-Force Vulnerability Database (http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/81548)
CVE-2013-0482 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-0482)

CHANGE HISTORY:
<01/05/2013>: Original Copy Published
<02/05/2013>: Description updated
<29/05/2013>: CVE information links updated

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:

WebSphere Message Broker
Broker

Software version:

6.1, 7.0, 7.0.0.1, 7.0.0.2, 7.0.0.3, 7.0.0.4, 7.0.0.5, 8.0, 8.0.0.1, 8.0.0.2

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX on Itanium, HP-UX on PA-RISC, Linux, Linux SUSE - pSeries, Linux SUSE - xSeries, Linux SUSE - zSeries, Linux SUSE -zSeries, Linux pSeries, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #:

1635474

Modified date:

2013-05-29

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