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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty which may impact IBM Streams (CVE-2016-0378)

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Summary

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) Liberty profile is shipped as a component of IBM Streams. Information about a security vulnerabilities affecting WAS Liberty profile has been published in a security bulletin.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0378
DESCRIPTION:
IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information caused by improper handling of exceptions when a default error page does not exist.
CVSS Base Score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/112240 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

  • IBM Streams Version 4.2.0.0
  • IBM InfoSphere Streams Version 4.1.1.1 and earlier
  • IBM InfoSphere Streams Version 4.0.1.2 and earlier
  • IBM InfoSphere Streams Version 3.2.1.5 and earlier
  • IBM InfoSphere Streams Version 3.1.0.7 and earlier
  • IBM InfoSphere Streams Version 3.0.0.5 and earlier

Remediation/Fixes

NOTE: Fix Packs are available on IBM Fix Central.


Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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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

02 November 2016: Original version created
05 December 2016: Updated with links to fixes

*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.


Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Information Management IBM Streams Linux 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.2.1, 4.0, 4.0.1, 4.1, 4.1.1, 4.2 All Editions

Document information

More support for: IBM Streams

Software version: 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.2.1, 4.0, 4.0.1, 4.1, 4.1.1, 4.2

Operating system(s): Linux

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1993571

Modified date: 05 December 2016