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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affects IBM InfoSphere Information Server and IBM InfoSphere Data Click (CVE-2014-04263, CVE-2014-4244)

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Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition, Versions 6, 7 that are used by IBM InfoSphere Information Server and IBM InfoSphere Data Click.These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in July 2014.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2014-4263
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Security component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/94606 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2014-4244
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Security component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/94605 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 InfoSphere Information Server versions 8.0, 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1, 11.3 and 11.3.1 running on all platforms
-- IBM InfoSphere Data Click version 10.0 running on Linux

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
InfoSphere Information Server 11.3.1 JR50959 --Follow instructions in the README
InfoSphere Information Server 11.3 JR50959 --Follow instructions in the README
InfoSphere Data Click 10.0 JR50959 Contact IBM customer support to obtain the fix.
InfoSphere Information Server 9.1 JR50959 --Apply JR50959
InfoSphere Information Server 8.7 JR50959 --Apply IBM InfoSphere Information Server version 8.7 Fix Pack 2
--Apply JR50959
InfoSphere Information Server 8.5 JR50959 --Apply IBM InfoSphere Information Server version 8.5 Fix Pack 3
--Apply JR50959
InfoSphere Information Server 8.1 None Contact IBM customer support.
InfoSphere Information Server 8.0 None Contact IBM customer support.

Note:
The same fix may be listed under multiple vulnerabilities. Installing the fix addresses all vulnerabilities to which the fix applies. Also, some fixes require installing both a fix pack and a subsequent patch. While the fix pack must be installed first, any additional patches required may be installed in any order.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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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

Change History

02 September 2014: Original version published
20 October 2014: Updated for release of fix on versions 8.5 to 10.0, and HPUX fixes
24 October 2014: Updated for release of fix on version 11.3.1

*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
Information Management InfoSphere Information Server AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 9.1, 8.7, 8.5, 11.3, 10.0

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere Information Server

Software version: 8.5, 8.7, 9.1, 10.0, 11.3

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1681966

Modified date: 24 October 2014