Security Bulletin: Security vulnerabilities in Apache Tomcat affects multiple IBM Rational products based on IBM's Jazz technology (CVE-2013-4286, CVE-2014-0033, CVE-2013-4322, CVE-2013-4590)

Security Bulletin


Summary

The Jazz Team Server is shipped with a version of the Apache Tomcat web server which contains security vulnerabilities that could potentially impact the following IBM Rational products deployed on Apache Tomcat: Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM), Rational Requirements Composer (RRC), Rational DOORS Next Generation (RDNG), Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager (RELM), Rhapsody Design Manager (Rhapsody DM), Rational Software Architect Design Manager (RSA DM), Rational Team Concert (RTC), and Rational Quality Manager (RQM).

Vulnerability Details

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IBM Jazz Team Server applications are shipped with an Apache Tomcat web server. Apache Tomcat released new versions which contain security vulnerability fixes.

IBM Jazz Team Server may be deployed on either IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) or Apache Tomcat. These vulnerabilities are for deployments deployed on Apache Tomcat only. Deployments using WAS are not vulnerable.

CVEID:
CVE-2013-4286

Description: Apache Tomcat is vulnerable to HTTP request smuggling.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/91426 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)


CVEID: CVE-2014-0033

Description: Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to hijack a valid user's session.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/91423 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)


CVEID: CVE-2013-4322

Description: Apache Tomcat is vulnerable to a denial of service.

CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/91625 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)


CVEID: CVE-2013-4590

Description: Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/91424 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

Rational Quality Manager 2.0 - 2.0.1 (All Editions)
Rational Quality Manager 3.0 - 3.0.1.6 iFix2
Rational Quality Manager 4.0 - 4.0.6

Rational Team Concert 2.0 - 2.0.0.2
Rational Team Concert 3.0 - 3.0.6 iFix2
Rational Team Concert 4.0 - 4.0.6

Rational Requirements Composer 2.0 - 2.0.0.4 (All Editions)
Rational Requirements Composer 3.0 - 3.0.1.6 iFix 2
Rational Requirements Composer 4.0 - 4.0.6

Rational DOORS Next Generation 4.0 - 4.0.6

Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager 1.0-1.0.0.1
Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager 4.0.3-4.0.6

Rational Rhapsody Design Manager 3.0-3.0.1
Rational Rhapsody Design Manager 4.0-4.0.6

Rational Software Architect Design Manager 3.0-3.0.1
Rational Software Architect Design Manager 4.0-4.0.6

Remediation/Fixes

Workarounds and Mitigations

These vulnerabilities do not affect deployments on IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS).

An alternate remedy is to convert your deployment to use WAS with all the latest security fixes applied.

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

Related information

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

* 15 July 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.

Disclaimer

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.


Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Software Development Rational DOORS Next Generation
Software Development Rational Engineering Lifecycle Manager
Software Development Rational Quality Manager
Software Development Rational Requirements Composer
Software Development Rational Rhapsody Design Manager
Software Development Rational Software Architect Design Manager
Software Development Rational Team Concert

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More support for:

Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management
General Information

Software version:

3.0.1, 3.0.1.6, 4.0, 4.0.1, 4.0.2, 4.0.3, 4.0.4, 4.0.5, 4.0.6

Operating system(s):

AIX, Linux, Mac OS, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #:

1676186

Modified date:

2014-07-15

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