Security Bulletin: A Security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere Application Server shipped with IBM Business Process Manager, WebSphere Process Server and WebSphere Lombardi Edition (CVE-2016-8934)
WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of IBM Business Process Manager, WebSphere Process Server, and WebSphere Lombardi Edition. Information about a security vulnerability affecting WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.
Please consult the security bulletin
Affected Products and Versions
- IBM Business Process Manager V126.96.36.199 through V188.8.131.52
- IBM Business Process Manager V184.108.40.206 through V220.127.116.11
- IBM Business Process Manager V18.104.22.168 through V22.214.171.124
- IBM Business Process Manager V126.96.36.199
- IBM Business Process Manager V188.8.131.52 through V184.108.40.206 CF2
- IBM Business Process Manager V220.127.116.11 through V18.104.22.168 Cumulative Fix 2017.03
Note that 22.214.171.124 Cumulative Fix 2017.03 cannot automatically install interim fixes for the base Application Server. It is important to follow the complete installation instructions and manually ensure that recommended security fixes are installed.
For earlier and unsupported versions of the products, IBM recommends upgrading to a fixed, supported version of the product.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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ReferencesComplete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3
Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
16 Dec 2016: Original Version Published
31 Mar 2017: Added affected product version IBM Business Process Manager V126.96.36.199 Cumulative Fix 2017.03
*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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|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Express||Security||Linux, Windows||8.5.7.CF201703, 8.5.7.CF201612, 8.5.7.CF201609, 8.5.7.CF201606, 8.5.7, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.5.6, 8.5.5, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.5, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 8.0.1, 8.0, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 7.5.1, 18.104.22.168, 7.5|
|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Standard||Security||AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows||8.5.7.CF201703, 8.5.7.CF201612, 8.5.7.CF201609, 8.5.7.CF201606, 8.5.7, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 8.5.6, 8.5.5, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.5, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 8.0.1, 8.0, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 7.5.1, 184.108.40.206, 7.5|
|Business Integration||WebSphere Lombardi Edition||Security||AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Linux zSeries, Linux/x86, Solaris, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows XP||220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 7.2|
|Business Integration||WebSphere Process Server||AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS||184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 7.0|
More support for:
IBM Business Process Manager Advanced
Software version: 7.5, 188.8.131.52, 7.5.1, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 8.0, 8.0.1, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 8.5, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 8.5.5, 8.5.6, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.5.7.CF201606, 8.5.7.CF201609, 8.5.7.CF201612, 8.5.7
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS
Reference #: 1995550
Modified date: 31 March 2017