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Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in OpenSource Spring Source/Pivotal Spring Framework affect IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager (ITNCM) (CVE-2013-7315, CVE-2013-4152, CVE-2014-0054)

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Summary

There are a number of potential security vulnerabilities in OpenSource Spring Source/Pivotal Spring Framework, that is used by IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager (ITNCM).

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2013-7315
DESCRIPTION:
Pivotal Spring Framework could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) error when processing XML data. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read arbitrary files and obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/95219 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2013-4152
DESCRIPTION:
Pivotal Spring Framework could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) error when processing XML data. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read arbitrary files and obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/86589 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2014-0054
DESCRIPTION:
Pivotal Spring Framework could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an XML External Entity Injection (XXE) error in Jaxb2RootElementHttpMessageConverter when processing XML data. By sending specially-crafted XML data, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read arbitrary files and obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91841 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

The following releases are affected:

ITNCM 6.4.2.0 - 6.4.2.3

ITNCM 6.4.1.0 - 6.4.1.4

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
ITNCM 6.4.2.3 none Install: 6.4.2.3-TIV-ITNCM-IF001
ITNCM 6.4.1.4 none Install: 6.4.1.4-TIV-ITNCM-IF004

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

19 February 2017: 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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Document information

More support for: Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager
Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager

Software version: 6.4.1, 6.4.2

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux

Reference #: 1992651

Modified date: 21 February 2017