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Vulnerabilities in current IBM JAVA SDK for CloudBurst November 2013 CPU

Security Bulletin


IBM CloudBurst is shipped with an IBM Java SDK that is bundled with WebSphere Application Server (IBM WAS). IBM Java SDK is updated with security vulnerability fixes that are specific to it.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2013-5780
Description: Potential information disclosure vulnerability in JSSE.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected products and versions

IBM CloudBurst 1.2, 2.0, 2.1

IBM WAS Version Dependency
WebSphere® Application Server 6.1.23, 6.1.29, 6.1.37,

Workarounds and Mitigations

You must upgrade the SDK.

For upgrade procedure, see “For V6.1.0.0 through” section of the WebSphere Security Bulletin -

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Related information

*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.


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: IBM CloudBurst

Software version: All Versions

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1661467

Modified date: 29 December 2014

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