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Security Bulletin: IBM Operational Decision Manager, WebSphere ILOG JRules and WebSphere Business Events: CVE-2014-0050

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Summary

This Security Bulletin address the security vulnerability CVE-2014-0050 in IBM Operational Decision Manager formerly known as WebSphere ILOG JRules and WebSphere Business Events.

Vulnerability Details

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0050


DESCRIPTION:
IBM Operational Decision Management uses the library commons-fileupload.jar in the Web Application to transfer files. This library allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a crafted Content-Type header that bypasses a loop's intended exit conditions.

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/90987 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 WebSphere Business Events 7.0
  • IBM WebSphere ILOG JRules v7.0
  • IBM WebSphere ILOG JRules v7.1
  • IBM WebSphere Operational Decision Management v7.5
  • IBM Operational Decision Manager v8.0
  • IBM Operational Decision Manager v8.5

Remediation/Fixes

IBM WebSphere ILOG JRules V7.0:
Interim fix 2 for APAR RS01613 is available from IBM Fix Central: 7.0.3.0-WS-BRMS-IF002

IBM WebSphere ILOG JRules V7.1:
Interim fix 38 for APAR RS01613 is available from IBM Fix Central: 7.1.1.5-WS-BRMS-IF038

    IBM WebSphere Business Event 7.0:
    Interim fix 18 for APAR RS01613 is available from IBM Fix Central: 7.0.1.1-WS-BE-NON_ZOS-TP18

    IBM WebSphere Operational Decision Management v7.5:
    Interim fix 38 for APAR RS01613 is available from IBM Fix Central: 7.5.0.3-WS-BRMS-IF038

    IBM Operational Decision Manager v8.0
    Interim fix 30 for APAR RS01613 is available from IBM Fix Central: 8.0.1.2-WS-BRMS-IF030

    IBM Operational Decision Manager v8.5
    Interim fix 27 for APAR RS01613 is available from IBM Fix Central: 8.5.1.0-WS-BRMS-IF027

    Workarounds and Mitigations

    none known. Apply fix

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    References

    Complete CVSS v2 Guide
    On-line Calculator v2
    Complete CVSS v3 Guide
    On-line Calculator v3

    Related information

    IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
    IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

    *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

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    Document information

    More support for: IBM Operational Decision Management

    Software version: 7.0.2, 7.1, 7.5, 8.0, 8.5

    Operating system(s): Platform Independent

    Reference #: 1671527

    Modified date: 15 May 2014