Security Bulletin: File path traversal vulnerability in IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) and WebSphere Lombardi Edition (WLE) (CVE-2015-1884)
IBM Business Proccess Manager and WebSphere Lombardi Edition are vulnerable to file path traversal. Due to insufficient input parameter validation files can be downloaded by authenticated attackers using specially crafted URLs.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Business Process Manager and WebSphere Lombardi Edition provide a URL for downloading internationalization files. Due to insufficient input parameter validation other files can be downloaded by authenticated attackers using specially crafted URLs.
CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/#/vulnerabilities/101252 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
- IBM Business Process Manager Standard V7.5.x through V18.104.22.168
- IBM Business Process Manager Express V7.5.x through V22.214.171.124
- IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V7.5.x through V126.96.36.199
- WebSphere Lombardi Edition V7.2
The issue does not affect IBM Business Process Manager V188.8.131.52 (any edition).
If you are using an older unsupported version, IBM strongly recommends to upgrade.
Install the interim fix for APAR JR52957 as appropriate for your current IBM Business Process Manager or WebSphere Lombardi Edition version.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v2 Guide
On-line Calculator v2
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
2015-06-22 - initial version published
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|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Standard||Security||AIX, Linux, Linux zSeries, Solaris, Windows||8.5.5, 184.108.40.206, 8.5, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 8.0.1, 8.0, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 7.5.1, 184.108.40.206, 7.5|
|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Express||Security||Linux, Linux zSeries, Windows||8.5.5, 220.127.116.11, 8.5, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 8.0.1, 8.0, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 7.5.1, 220.127.116.11, 7.5|
|Business Integration||WebSphere Lombardi Edition||Security||AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Linux zSeries, Linux/x86, Solaris, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows XP||18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 7.2|
More support for:
IBM Business Process Manager Advanced
Software version: 7.5, 220.127.116.11, 7.5.1, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 8.0, 8.0.1, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.5, 220.127.116.11, 8.5.5
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS
Reference #: 1700831
Modified date: 22 June 2015