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Security Bulletin: AppScan Standard can be affected by vulnerability in the current IBM SDK for Java (CVE-2014-0878, CVE-2014-4244, CVE-2014-4263)

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Summary

A security vulnerability exists in the IBM SDK for Java that is shipped with IBM Security AppScan Standard. The Java version will be updated to IBM(R) Runtime Environment, Java(TM) Technology Edition, Version 7 Release 1

Vulnerability Details


CVEID: CVE-2014-0878

DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability in the IBMSecureRandom implementation of the IBMJCE and IBMSecureRandom cryptographic providers potentially allows an attacker to predict the output of the random number generator under certain circumstances. This vulnerability only affects the GSC (Generic Services Client) used to scan WSDL based web-services.

CVSS Base Score: 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91084 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)


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 Security AppScan Standard – 9.0.1, 9.0, 8.8, 8.7, 8.6, 8.5, 8.0

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF Remediation/First Fix
IBM Security AppScan Standard 9.0.1.0 Download IBM Security AppScan Standard 9.0.1

IBM Security AppScan Standard 8.0.x.x
8.5.x.x
8.6.x.x
8.7.x.x
8.8.x.x
9.0.0.x
Download the following zip file from FixCentral( RASS-Windows-JavaFix).
    1) Ensure that all instances of AppScan are closed.
    2) Go to the AppScan Standard installation folder and select the Java folder.
    3) Unzip the content of the zip file into the Java folder.
    4) There is a known issue that certain files under the jre\lib\fonts are held by certain system processes. If these files fail to copy,
    simply skip the copying, the upgrade will be successful without them.
    5) If there are errors in copying that are not related to the fonts folder then restart the computer and try copying again.

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

*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: IBM Security AppScan Standard

Software version: 8.0, 8.5, 8.6.0.0, 8.7, 8.8, 9.0, 9.0.1

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1689593

Modified date: 11 April 2017