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Security Bulletin: IBM Notes is affected with Pixman library information disclosure (CVE-2014-9766)

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Summary


IBM Expeditor 6.2.3 (Embedded Browser consumes Pixman 0.13.3) and IBM Expeditor 9.0.1 (Embedded Browser consumes Pixman 0.21.7) are impacted by vulnerabilities in the Pixman library. Please update the Pixman library to either of the following versions: 0.26.0-4+deb7u2, 0.32.6-3, or 0.33.6-1.

Vulnerability Details


CVE-ID: CVE-2014-9766
Description: Pixman could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an integer overflow in the create_bits(0 function. By sending an overly long argument, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

Affected Products and Versions

  • IBM Notes 9.0.1 FP5 and earlier release
  • IBM Notes 9.0 IF4 and earlier release
  • IBM Notes 8.5.3 FP6 IF10 and earlier release
  • IBM Notes 8.5.2 FP4 IF3 and earlier release
  • IBM Notes 8.5.1 FP5 IF3 and earlier release
  • IBM Notes 8.5 release
  • Remediation/Fixes

    Product Version Link
    IBM Notes 9.0.1 Fix Pack 6 http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24037141
    IBM Notes 8.5.3 Fix Pack 6 Interim Fix 11 http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21663874#NotesDownloads
    IBM Notes 64-bit 9.0.1 64-bit Interim Fix 4 http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21657963

    Customers may open a PMR via the IBM Support Portal and reference SPR CXRTA968TB for custom fixes.
    • IBM Notes 9.0.1 FP5 and earlier release
    • IBM Notes 9.0 IF4 and earlier release
    • IBM Notes 8.5.3 FP6 IF10 and earlier release
    • IBM Notes 8.5.2 FP4 IF3 and earlier release
    • IBM Notes 8.5.1 FP5 IF3 and earlier release
    • IBM Notes 8.5 release

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    References

    Complete CVSS v3 Guide
    On-line Calculator v3

    Related information

    IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
    IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

    Change History

    7/1: Initial publication
    8/16: Added row for 901 64-bit

    *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.

    Disclaimer

    According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

    Document information

    More support for: IBM Notes
    Security

    Software version: 8.5, 8.5.1.5, 8.5.2.4, 8.5.3.6, 9.0, 9.0.1.6

    Operating system(s): Linux, OS X, Windows

    Reference #: 1984075

    Modified date: 16 August 2016


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