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Security Bulletin:  Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF) security vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Commerce (CVE-2015-5007)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM WebSphere Commerce is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-5007
DESCRIPTION:
IBM WebSphere Commerce Enterprise, Professional, Express, and Developer is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/106310 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

WebSphere Commerce version 7.0 Feature Pack 8
WebSphere Commerce versions 7.0.0.0 - 7.0.0.9
WebSphere Commerce versions 6.0.0.0 - 6.0.0.11

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF Remediation
WebSphere Commerce 7.0 Feature Pack 8 Install APAR JR54267
7.0 up to Fix Pack 6 Install Fix Pack 7 or higher and then install APAR JR54268
7.0 Fix Pack 7-9 Install APAR JR54268
6.0 up to Fix Pack 10 Install Fix Pack 11 and then install APAR JR54268
6.0 Fix Pack 11 Install APAR JR54268

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

4 January 2016: Original version 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.

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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Commerce WebSphere Commerce Professional Security AIX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows 7.0, 6.0 Professional Edition
Commerce WebSphere Commerce - Express IBM i, Linux, Windows 7.0, 6.0 Express
Commerce WebSphere Commerce Developer Enterprise Security Windows 7.0, 6.0 All Editions

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Commerce Enterprise
Security

Software version: 6.0, 7.0

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

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1972611

Modified date: 05 January 2016


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