IBM iNotes Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities (CVE-2013-4063, CVE-2013-4064, CVE-2013-4065)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM iNotes versions 8.5.x and 9.0 contain three cross-site scripting vulnerabilities. The fixes for these issues are available in IBM Domino 9.0.1 and IBM Domino 8.5.3 Fix Pack 6.

Vulnerability Details

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4063


    DESCRIPTION: A remote attacker could exploit a security vulnerability in IBM iNotes' handling of active content in email messages to expose user personal data.

    CVSS:
    CVSS Base Score: 4.3
    CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/86594 for the current score.
    CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
    CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

    Access Vector: Network Access Complexity: Medium
    Authentication: None Confidentiality Impact: None
    Integrity Impact: Partial Availability Impact: None


CVE ID: CVE-2013-4064
    DESCRIPTION: A remote attacker could exploit a security vulnerability in IBM iNotes ultra-light mode to inject a persistent cross-site scripting attack which could enable the attacker to expose user personal data.

    CVSS:
    CVSS Base Score: 3.5
    CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/86595 for the current score.
    CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
    CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)

    Access Vector: Network Access Complexity: Medium
    Authentication: Single Confidentiality Impact: None
    Integrity Impact: Partial Availability Impact: None


CVE ID: CVE-2013-4065
    DESCRIPTION: A remote attacker could exploit a security vulnerability in IBM iNotes ultra-light mode to execute a reflected cross-site scripting attack which could enable the attacker to expose user personal data.

    CVSS:
    CVSS Base Score: 4.3
    CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/86596 for the current score.
    CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
    CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

    Access Vector: Network Access Complexity: Medium
    Authentication: None Confidentiality Impact: None
    Integrity Impact: Partial Availability Impact: None

Affected Products

IBM iNotes version 9.0; IBM iNotes versions 8.5, 8.5.1, 8.5.2 and 8.5.3 previous to 8.5.3 Fix Pack 6

Remediation/Fixes

These issues are being tracked as SPR# PTHN9AQMV7 (CVE-2013-4063), SPR# TCLE98ZKRP (CVE-2013-4063 and CVE-2013-4065), and SPR# PTHN9ARMFA (CVE-2013-4064). The fixes are available in the following releases:


To close the vulnerabilities completely, all fixes must be applied. To inquire about the possibility of obtaining an Interim Fix (hotfix) for earlier releases, open a service request with IBM Support.

Workarounds/Mitigations

None

Important note:

IBM strongly suggests that all System z customers be subscribed to the System z Security Portal to receive the latest critical System z security and integrity service. If you are not subscribed, see the instructions on the System z Security web site. Security and integrity APARs and associated fixes will be posted to this portal. IBM suggests reviewing the CVSS scores and applying all security or integrity fixes as soon as possible to minimize any potential risk.

References:

Change History

17 December 2013: Original version 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.

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:

IBM iNotes
Security

Software version:

8.5, 8.5.1, 8.5.2, 8.5.3, 9.0

Operating system(s):

AIX, IBM i, Linux, Linux zSeries, Mac OS X, Solaris, Windows

Reference #:

1659959

Modified date:

2013-12-18

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