Security Bulletin: The embedded help system in IBM InfoSphere Streams contains a potential vulnerability (CVE-2013-0599)
The embedded help system in IBM InfoSphere Streams has a potential vulnerability where sensitive information about the help system’s implementation is disclosed.
CVE ID: CVE-2013-0599
CVSS Base Score: 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/83613 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
- IBM InfoSphere Streams version 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124
- Version 2.x and versions 126.96.36.199 and higher are NOT affected and do not require a fix
Apply IBM InfoSphere Streams Fix Pack 188.8.131.52 or later from Fix Central.
Workaround(s) & MITIGATION(s):
- IBM Product Security Incident Response Program
- IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
- IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
CHANGE HISTORY: Aug 07, 2013: Original version published
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