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Security Bulletin: IBM FileNet Business Process Manager – Oracle Critical Patch Updates April 2013 (CVE-2013-0169)

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Potential security vulnerabilities exist in the IBM Java SDK that is shipped with the IBM FileNet Business Process Manager.


The products that are listed below can be affected by security vulnerabilities as reported by Oracle April 2013 Critical Patch updates:
· IBM FileNet Business Process Manager 4.5.1, 5.0.0/5.1.0

Vulnerability details:

The following security vulnerabilities exist in the IBM Java SDK shipped with IBM Business Process Manager 4.5.1, 5.0.0/5.1.0

CVEID: CVE-2013-0169
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score:
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected products and versions:
Product: IBM Business Process Manager 4.5.1, 5.0.0/5.1.0 – including all fix packs


Apply the following fixes:

Fix* Component-VRMF How to acquire fix
4.5.1 interim fix
5.0.0/5.1.0 GA fix pack

Note: BPM 5.0 and BPM 5.1 are patched by the same 5.0.0.x patch streams.



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*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.

Document information

More support for: FileNet P8 Platform
Process Engine

Software version: 4.5.1, 5.0, 5.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1647223

Modified date: 16 August 2013

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