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Security Bulletin: Improper Input Validation in IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform (CVE-2016-0300)

Security Bulletin


The IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform has a security flaw that could grant unauthenticated access into all JSP pages within the application structure under certain circumstances with the right criteria, which may allow for subsequent probing and exploitation.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0300
CVSS Base Score: 5.40
CVSS Temporal Score: See 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:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

The following IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform versions are affected.
· IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform 3.5.
· IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform 3.4.
· IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform 3.3.


This vulnerability is resolved in the IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform,, and fix packs. The IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform and fix pack is available on Fix Central. The fix pack is available as a limited available fix pack, and can be requested through customer support.

For any IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform prior to 3.3.2, IBM TRIRIGA recommends upgrading to a fixed, supported IBM TRIRIGA Application platform.

Workarounds and Mitigations

Until you apply the fixes, it may be possible to reduce the risk of a successful attack by restricting access to internal networks, and not allowing external/Internet access to the application.

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Related information


The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Oktawian Powazka.

Change History

1 April 2016: Original Copy 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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Document information

More support for: IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform

Software version: 3.3, 3.4, 3.5

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 1979760

Modified date: 04 April 2016