Security Bulletin: Classloader Manipulation Vulnerability in Lotus Quickr 8.5 for WebSphere Portal CVE-2014-0114
Classloader Manipulation Vulnerability in Lotus Quickr 8.5 for WebSphere Portal CVE-2014-0114
Description: Apache Struts could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by the failure to restrict the setting of Class Loader attributes. Struts 1 is used by Lotus Quickr 8.5 for WebSphere Portal.
CVSS Base Score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/92889 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
Lotus Quickr 8.5 for WebSphere Portal
The Apache Struts used by Lotus Quickr 8.5 for WebSphere Portal may be vulnerable to a class loader manipulation. IBM recommends installing recommended fixes as outlined below.
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More support for:
Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus Quickr for WebSphere Portal
Software version: 8.5
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows
Reference #: 1676375
Modified date: 24 June 2014