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Security Bulletin: Information Server Connector Migration Tool allows a user with limited role to create/modify/replace some jobs (CVE-2015-0180)

Security Bulletin


Summary

A user with limited role may be able to create/modify/delete specific types of jobs.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-0180
DESCRIPTION
: IBM Information Server Connector Migration Tool could allow a user with limited role to create/modify/delete specific types of jobs that they do not have access to.

CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100946 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

The following product, running on all supported platforms, are affected:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server: versions 8.1 to 11.3

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
InfoSphere Information Server Connector Migration Tool 11.3 JR51665 --Apply IBM InfoSphere Connector Migration Tool Security Patch
InfoSphere Information Server Connector Migration Tool 9.1 JR51665 --Apply IBM InfoSphere Connector Migration Tool Security Patch
InfoSphere Information Server Connector Migration Tool 8.7 JR51665 --Apply IBM InfoSphere Connector Migration Tool Security Patch
InfoSphere Information Server Connector Migration Tool 8.5 JR51665
--Apply IBM InfoSphere Connector Migration Tool Security Patch
InfoSphere Information Server Connector Migration Tool 8.1 JR51665 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

6 April 2015: Original Version Published
19 May 2015: Updated for publish of fix for 8.7 and 8.5

*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

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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Information Management InfoSphere Information Server Windows 11.3, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere Information Server

Software version: 8.1, 8.5, 8.7, 9.1, 11.3

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1697306

Modified date: 19 May 2015


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