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Security Bulletin: IBM Financial Transaction Manager for ACH Services, Check Services and Corporate Payment Services: Information leakage and Access Control (CVE-2016-0231, CVE-2016-0232)

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Summary

Information Leakage: When an exception occurs the resulting text displayed to the user may contain internal information.
Access Control: Could allow an authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information from README files that could aid in further attacks against the system.
Note: The CVE descriptions reference FTM for ACH Services, but they also apply to Check and CPS.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0231
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Financial Transaction Manager for ACH Services for Multi-Platform could allow an authenticated user to obtain sensitive information contained in error logs.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110299 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
CVEID: CVE-2016-0232
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Financial Transaction Manager for ACH Services for Multi-Platform could allow an authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information from README files that could aid in further attacks against the system.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110300 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

- FTM for ACH v3.0.0.0, v3.0.0.1, v3.0.0.2, v3.0.0.3, v3.0.0.4, v3.0.0.5, v3.0.0.6, v3.0.0.7, v3.0.0.8, v3.0.0.9, v3.0.0.10, 3.0.0.11

- FTM for Check v3.0.0.0, v3.0.0.1, v3.0.0.2, v3.0.0.3, v3.0.0.4, v3.0.0.5, v3.0.0.6, v3.0.0.7, v3.0.0.8, v3.0.0.9, v3.0.0.10, 3.0.0.11

- FTM for CPS v3.0.0.0, v3.0.0.1, v3.0.0.2, v3.0.0.3, v3.0.0.4, v3.0.0.5, v3.0.0.6, v3.0.0.7, v3.0.0.8, v3.0.0.9, v3.0.0.10, 3.0.0.11

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
FTM for ACH Services 3.0.0.0 through
3.0.0.11
PI56757, PI56762 Apply 3.0.0-FTM-ACH-MP-fp0012 or later.
FTM for Check Services 3.0.0.0 through
3.0.0.11
PI56758, PI56763 Apply 3.0.0-FTM-Check-MP-fp0012 or later.
FTM for CPS Services 3.0.0.0 through
3.0.0.11
PI56759, PI56764 Apply 3.0.0-FTM-CPS-MP-fp0012 or later.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

12 February 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
Financial Operations Financial Transaction Manager IBM Financial Transaction Manager for Check Services
Financial Operations Financial Transaction Manager IBM Financial Transaction Manager for Corporate Payment Services

Document information

More support for: Financial Transaction Manager
IBM Financial Transaction Manager for ACH Services

Software version: 3.0.0.0, 3.0.0.1, 3.0.0.2, 3.0.0.3, 3.0.0.4, 3.0.0.5, 3.0.0.6, 3.0.0.7, 3.0.0.8, 3.0.0.9, 3.0.0.10, 3.0.0.11

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1976392

Modified date: 12 February 2016