Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IBM InfoSphere Information Server due to issues in IBM Java SDK (CVE-2013-0440, CVE-2013-0443, CVE-2013-0169, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-5081)

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Multiple IBM Java SDK security vulnerabilities exist in the IBM InfoSphere Information Server.

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VULNERABILITY DETAILS:
CVE ID: CVE-2013-0440

DESCRIPTION:
Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) allows remote attackers to affect availability via vectors related to JSSE.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/81799 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.0, 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1


CVE ID: CVE-2013-0443

DESCRIPTION: Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) allows remote attackers to affect confidentiality and integrity via vectors related to JSSE.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/81801 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.0, 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1


CVE ID: CVE-2013-0169

DESCRIPTION:
The Transport Layer Security protocol does not properly consider timing side-channel attacks, which allows remote attackers to conduct distinguishing attacks and plain-text recovery attacks via statistical analysis of timing data for crafted packets, aka the "Lucky Thirteen" issue.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/81902 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.0, 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1


CVE ID: CVE-2012-1717

DESCRIPTION:
Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component allows local users to affect confidentiality via unknown vectors related to printing.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
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)

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.5, 8.7, 9.1

REMEDIATION:
The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical. Please see below for information on the fixes available.


CVE ID: CVE-2012-1718

DESCRIPTION:
Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component allows remote attackers to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Security.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 3.6
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)

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.5, 8.7, 9.1

REMEDIATION:
The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical. Please see below for information on the fixes available.


CVE ID: CVE-2012-5081

DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java Runtime Environment related to JSSE could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service using unknown attack vectors.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/79435
for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.0, 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1


REMEDIATION:
The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical. Please see below for information on the fixes available.


Fix:

Versions 8.0 and 8.1:
-- Please contact IBM support for information.

Versions 8.5
-- Apply the IBM InfoSphere Information Server Information Services Framework (ISF) Patch

Version 8.7
-- Apply the IBM InfoSphere Information Server Information Services Framework (ISF) Patch

Version 9.1
-- Apply the IBM InfoSphere Information Server Information Services Framework (ISF) Patch

Workaround(s):
None known.

Mitigation:
None known.

REFERENCES:
· Complete CVSS Guide
· On-line Calculator V2
· X-Force Vulnerability Database CVE-2013-0440)
· CVE-2013-0440
· X-Force Vulnerability Database CVE-2013-0443)
· CVE-2013-0443
· X-Force Vulnerability Database CVE-2013-0169)
· CVE-2013-0169
· X-Force Vulnerability Database CVE-2012-1717)
· CVE-2012-1717
· X-Force Vulnerability Database CVE-2012-1718)
· CVE-2012-1718
· X-Force Vulnerability Database CVE-2012-5081)
· CVE-2012-5081

RELATED INFORMATION:
· IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
· IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog


CHANGE HISTORY:
· Jun 4 2013: Original copy published
· Jun 28 2013: Updated to reflect availability of 9.1 fixes

*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.


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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Document information


More support for:

InfoSphere Information Server

Software version:

8.0.1, 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1639487

Modified date:

2013-06-28

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