Security Bulletin: Cross-Site scripting vulnerability in IBM Business Process Manager document list control (CVE-2016-0227)
Due to insufficient user input escaping IBM Business Process Manager document list control is vulnerable to Cross-Site scripting.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Business Process Manager is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110088 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
- IBM Business Process Manager V8.0 through V188.8.131.52
- IBM Business Process Manager V8.5.0 through V184.108.40.206
- IBM Business Process Manager V8.5.5
- IBM Business Process Manager V8.5.6 through V220.127.116.11 cumulative fix 2
Install the interim fixes for APAR JR55152 as appropriate for your current IBM Business Process Manager version.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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29 February 2016: original document published
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|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Express||Security||Linux, Windows||8.5.6, 8.5.5, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 8.5, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.0.1, 8.0|
|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Standard||Security||AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows||8.5.6, 8.5.5, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.5, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 8.0.1, 8.0|
More support for:
IBM Business Process Manager Advanced
Software version: 8.0, 8.0.1, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.5, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 8.5.5, 8.5.6
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS
Reference #: 1978058
Modified date: 01 March 2016