IBM PureApplication System - Vulnerability in current IBM SDK for Java - January 2014 CPU

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Security vulnerability exists in the IBM SDK for Java that is shipped with IBM PureApplication System

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VULNERABILITY DETAILS:
CVE ID: CVE-2014-0411

DESCRIPTION:
The IBM PureApplication System is shipped with an IBM SDK for Java that is based on the Oracle JDK. Oracle has released January 2014 critical patch updates (CPU) which contain security vulnerability fixes. The IBM SDK for Java has been updated to incorporate these fixes. .

CVSS:
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/90357 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

The following advisories are included in the SDK but IBM PureApplication System is not vulnerable to them. You will need to evaluate your own code to determine if you are vulnerable. Please refer to the Reference section for more information on the advisories not applicable to IBM PureApplication System:

CVE-2014-0428 CVE-2014-0422 CVE-2013-5907 CVE-2014-0415 CVE-2014-0410 CVE-2013-5889 CVE-2014-0417 CVE-2014-0387 CVE-2014-0424 CVE-2013-5878 CVE-2014-0373 CVE-2014-0375 CVE-2014-0403 CVE-2014-0423 CVE-2014-0376 CVE-2013-5910 CVE-2013-5884 CVE-2013-5896 CVE-2013-5899 CVE-2014-0416 CVE-2013-5887 CVE-2014-0368 CVE-2013-5888 CVE-2013-5898 .

*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 Flash.

AFFECTED PRODUCTS AND VERSIONS:

  • IBM PureApplication System 1.0 and later
  • IBM PureApplication System 1.1 and later

REMEDIATION:
Upgrade your IBM PureApplication System environment as follows:
  • For IBM PureApplication System 1.0 and later, upgrade to Version 1.0.0.4 cfix8 or later.
  • For IBM PureApplication System 1.1 and later, upgrade to Version 1.1.0.4 Interim Fix 1 or later.

WORKAROUND:
None

MITIGATION:
None

REFERENCES:
Complete CVSS Guide ( http://www.first.org/cvss/cvss-guide.html)
On-line Calculator V2 ( http://nvd.nist.gov/cvss.cfm?calculator&adv&version=2)

RELATED INFORMATION:
IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog


ACKNOWLEDGEMENT:
None

CHANGE HISTORY:
06 June 2014 - Original Copy Published


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:

PureApplication System
Security

Software version:

1.0, 1.0.0.1, 1.0.0.2, 1.0.0.3, 1.0.0.4, 1.1.0.0, 1.1.0.1, 1.1.0.2, 1.1.0.3

Operating system(s):

AIX, Linux Red Hat - xSeries, Windows

Reference #:

1675223

Modified date:

2014-06-09

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