Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IBM Rational ClearQuest Web Client with potential for Cross-Site Request Forgery (CVE-2013-0598)
A Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) Attack vulnerability exists in IBM Rational ClearQuest Web Client.
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CVE ID: CVE-2013-0598
An unspecified vulnerability in IBM Rational ClearQuest Web Client could allow an attacker to perform a Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) Attack. A CSRF Attack may trick the user's web browser to perform an unwanted action.
CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/83611 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/AU:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
Rational ClearQuest Web 7.1 through 188.8.131.52, 8.0 through 184.108.40.206, and 8.0.1
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Workarounds and Mitigations
Mitigation: Do not visit malicious sites or click on malicious links.
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v2 Guide
On-line Calculator v2
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
* 16 September 2013: Original copy published
*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 Security Bulletin.
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More support for:
Web Client (7.1)
Software version: 7.1.2, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 8.0, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.0.1
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1648665
Modified date: 14 April 2014
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