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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (CVE-2014-0453).

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Summary

IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms bundles the IBM Runtime Environment 5, Java™ Technology Edition. Vulnerabilities within the IBM Runtime Environment 5, Java™ Technology Edition may affect IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2014-0453
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Security component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/92490 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 4.1, 3.2.2, 3.2.1, 3.2.0, 3.1, and 2.2.

Remediation/Fixes

The recommended solution is to apply the fix to IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms. Please see below for information on the fixes available.

* If you are running IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 4.1, please apply the below mentioned iFix for version 4.1. You can apply this iFix on top of any fixpack of version 4.1.
* If you are running IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 3.2.2, please apply the below mentioned fixpack for version 3.2.2.
* If you are running IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 3.2.1, please apply the below mentioned iFix for version 3.2.1. You can apply this iFix on top of any fixpack of version 3.2.1.
* If you are running IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 3.2.0, please apply the below mentioned iFix for version 3.2.0. You can apply this iFix on top of any fixpack of version 3.2.0.
* If you are running IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 3.1, please apply the below mentioned iFix for version 3.1. You can apply this iFix on top of any fixpack of version 3.1.
* If you are running IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms 2.2, please apply the below mentioned iFix for version 2.2. You can apply this iFix on top of any fixpack of version 2.2.


Fix* VRMF APAR How to acquire fix
iFix On top of any fixpack of version 4.1 Download Here Download Here
Fixpack v3.2.2.8 Download Here Download Here
iFix On top of any fixpack of version 3.2.1 Download Here Download Here
iFix On top of any fixpack of version 3.2.0 Download Here Download Here
iFix On top of any fixpack of version 3.1 Download Here Download Here
iFix On top of any fixpack of version 2.2 Download Here Download Here

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known, apply fixes

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Reference
Complete CVSS Guide
On-line Calculator V2
CVE-2014-0453 (http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2014-0453, https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/92490)


Related Information
IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog


Ackowledgement
None


Change History <July 30, 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.

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References

Complete CVSS v2 Guide
On-line Calculator v2

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

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.

Document information

More support for: Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms

Software version: 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.2.1, 3.2.2, 4.1

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1680562

Modified date: 25 June 2015