Security Bulletin: XSS vulnerability in Rational Focal Point (CVE-2013-3025)

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Abstract

XSS vulnerability in IBM Rational Focal Point (CVE-2013-3025). Upgrade to IBM Rational Focal Point 6.6.0.1 as this latest version has fixes for multiple XSS vulnerabilities.

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VULNERABILITY DETAILS

Multiple XSS vulnerabilities were reported in IBM Rational Focal Point.
Cross-site scripting (XSS) is a type of computer security vulnerability typically found in Web applications. XSS enables attackers to inject client-side script into Web pages viewed by other users .

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3025

DESCRIPTION

Upgrade to IBM Rational Focal Point 6.6.0.1 as this latest version has fixes for multiple XSS vulnerabilities. Upgrade recommended to achieve better security.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/84363 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)


AFFECTED PRODUCTS AND VERSIONS:

IBM Rational Focal Point 6.5.2

IBM Rational Focal Point 6.5.2.1

IBM Rational Focal Point 6.5.2.2

IBM Rational Focal Point 6.5.2.3

IBM Rational Focal Point 6.6


REMEDIATION:

IBM recommends updating to IBM Rational Focal Point 6.6.0.1. If this is not possible, call IBM support.

Fix:
Download and install IBM Rational Focal Point 6.6.0.1.


Workaround(s):
None.

Mitigation:
None.

REFERENCES:
Complete CVSS Guide
On-line Calculator V2

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


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:
None.


CHANGE HISTORY:
None.

*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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More support for:

Rational Focal Point
General Information

Software version:

6.5.2, 6.5.2.1, 6.5.2.2, 6.5.2.3, 6.6

Operating system(s):

Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1652479

Modified date:

2013-10-16

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