IBM API Management Security Bulletin: security vulnerability in IBM API Management V2.0

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Abstract

There is an unspecified security vulnerability in IBM API Management which may allow an unauthorized user to gain access to the system.

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VULNERABILITY DETAILS:
There is an unspecified security vulnerability in IBM API Management which may allow an unauthorized user to gain access to the system.

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0559

Description: There is an unspecified security vulnerability in IBM API Management which may allow an unauthorized user to gain access to the system and perform unauthorised actions on APIs provided by a tenant.

CVSS Base Score: 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/85557 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/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 API Management V2.0.0.0

WORKAROUND:
None available; Apply the fix detailed below.

REMEDIATION:
Apply the fix detailed below.

FIX:
For IBM API Management V2.0.0.0, an interim fix has been created to address this issue.
The interim fix is named cumulative ifix 002 and is available using the following links:


APAR LI77499 is targeted for availability in IBM API Management fix pack 2.0.0.1

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)

CVE-2013-0559 ( http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2013-0559)


CHANGE HISTORY:
<2013/07160>: Original Copy Published

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:

IBM API Management

Software version:

2.0

Operating system(s):

Platform Independent

Reference #:

1643847

Modified date:

2013-07-17

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