Security Bulletin: Rational Build Forge Security Advisory (CVE-2014-0098)
Apache HTTP Server has a security vulnerability that can lead to a denial of service (DOS) attack. To avoid this issue in IBM Rational Build Forge, you should use the latest version Apache HTTP Server which contains the fix for this problem.
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Description: Apache HTTP Server is vulnerable to a denial of service. By sending a specially-crafted request, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the service to crash.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91879 for the current score.
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Rational Build Forge versions 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 7.1.3, and 8.0.
Apply the correct fix pack or iFix for your version of Build Forge:
|Build Forge 188.8.131.52 - 184.108.40.206||220.127.116.11 iFix1 (not released yet)
Note: If you need 18.104.22.168 iFix1, contact IBM support
|Build Forge 22.214.171.124 - 126.96.36.199||188.8.131.52 iFix1 (not released yet)
Note: If you need 184.108.40.206 iFix1, contact IBM support
|Build Forge 220.127.116.11 - 18.104.22.168 iFix1||22.214.171.124 iFix2 (not released yet)
Note: If you need 126.96.36.199 iFix2, contact IBM support
|Build Forge 188.8.131.52 - 184.108.40.206||Rational Build Forge Fix Pack 2 (220.127.116.11) for 8.0|
Workarounds and Mitigations
Upgrade the Apache HTTP or disable the mod_log_config module.
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v2 Guide
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
* 24 June 2014: 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:
Rational Build Forge
Software version: 18.104.22.168, 7.1.2, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 7.1.3, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 8.0, 188.8.131.52
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Software edition: Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Express, Standard
Reference #: 1668973
Modified date: 24 June 2014