Security Bulletin: Cross-site scripting vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty (CVE-2016-3042)
There is a potential cross-site scripting vulnerability in the WebSphere Application Server Liberty OpenID Connect clients.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/114638 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
This vulnerability affects IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty.
The recommended solution is to apply the interim fix, Fix Pack or PTF containing APAR PI64790 for each named product as soon as practical.
For WebSphere Application Server Liberty:
· Upgrade to minimal fix pack levels as required by interim fix and then apply Interim Fix PI64790
· Apply Fix Pack 22.214.171.124 or later.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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12 September 2016: original document published
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WebSphere Application Server
Software version: Not Applicable
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS
Software edition: Liberty
Reference #: 1986716
Modified date: 07 October 2016