Security Bulletin: Multiple Cross-Site scripting vulnerabilities in IBM Business Process Manager Process Portal (CVE-2015-8524)
Due to insufficient user input escaping IBM Business Process Manager Process Portal is vulnerable to Cross-Site scripting.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Business Process Manager is vulnerable to reflected cross-site scripting, which is caused by the improper escaping of user-supplied input. A remote attacker might exploit this vulnerability using a specially crafted URL to execute a script in a user's web browser within the security context of the hosting web site after the URL is clicked. An attacker might use this vulnerability to steal the user's cookie-based authentication credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/109036 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
- IBM Business Process Manager V220.127.116.11 through V18.104.22.168
Install the interim fix for APAR JR54981 as appropriate for your current IBM Business Process Manager version.
Please note that the fix for 22.214.171.124 is built on top of Version 126.96.36.199 Cumulative Fix 2 for the IBM Business Process Manager products.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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2016-02-24: Original Version Published
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|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Express||Security||Linux, Windows||8.5.6, 8.5.5, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.5, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 8.0.1, 8.0|
|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Standard||Security||AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows||8.5.6, 8.5.5, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 8.5, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.0.1, 8.0|
More support for:
IBM Business Process Manager Advanced
Software version: 8.0, 8.0.1, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 8.5, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 8.5.5, 8.5.6
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS
Reference #: 1974472
Modified date: 24 February 2016