Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Rational Quality Manager with potential for Cross-Site Scripting attack (CVE-2013-5404)

Security Bulletin


Summary

Security vulnerabilities in the "Search QM Resources functionality" of IBM Rational Quality Manager may result in Cross-Site Scripting attack.

Vulnerability Details

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CVE ID: CVE-2013-5404

Description: When using RQM "Search text field functionality", there is a potential vulnerability for Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack using iFrame.

CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/87318 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 Quality Manager 2.0 - 2.0.1.1 (All Editions)
Rational Quality Manager 3.0 - 3.0.1.6
Rational Quality Manager 4.0 - 4.0.4

Rational Team Concert 2.0 - 2.0.0.2 (All Editions)
Rational Team Concert 3.0 - 3.0.1.6
Rational Team Concert 4.0 - 4.0.4

Rational Requirements Composer 2.0 - 2.0.0.4 (All Editions)
Rational Requirements Composer 3.0 - 3.0.1.6
Rational Requirements Composer 4.0 - 4.0.4

Remediation/Fixes

For the 4.x releases of Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert, Rational Requirements Composer upgrade to CLM 4.0.5.

Rational Quality Manager 4.0.5
Rational Team Concert 4.0.5
Rational Requirements Composer 4.0.5

For the 3.x releases of Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert, Rational Requirements Composer upgrade to CLM 3.0.1.6 iFix 1

Rational Quality Manager 3.0.1.6 iFix 1
Rational Team Concert 3.0.1.6 iFix 1
Rational Requirements Composer 3.0.1.6 iFix 1

For the 2.x releases of Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert, Rational Requirements Composer contact IBM support for additional details on the fix.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

References

Related information

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

* 6 December 2013: Updated with fixes
* 21 November 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.

Disclaimer

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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Rational Quality Manager
General Information

Software version:

2.0, 2.0.0.1, 2.0.0.2, 2.0.1, 2.0.1.1, 3.0.1, 3.0.1.1, 3.0.1.2, 3.0.1.3, 3.0.1.4, 3.0.1.5, 3.0.1.6, 4.0, 4.0.0.1, 4.0.0.2, 4.0.1, 4.0.2, 4.0.3, 4.0.4

Operating system(s):

AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1653689

Modified date:

2013-12-05

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