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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerabilities have been identified in IBM WebSphere Application Server shipped with IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition (CVE-2017-1501,CVE-2017-1504)

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Summary

IBM WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition. Information about a security vulnerability affecting IBM WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.

Vulnerability Details

Refer to the security bulletin(s) listed in the Remediation/Fixes section

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Tivoli Network Manager 3.9
IBM Tivoli Network Manager 4.1.1
IBM Tivoli Network Manager 4.2

Remediation/Fixes

Refer to the following security bulletins for vulnerability details and information about fixes addressed by IBM WebSphere Application Server which is shipped with IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition.


Affected Product and Version(s) Product and Version shipped as a component Affected Supporting Product Security Bulletin
IBM Tivoli Network Manager 3.9 Bundled the TIP version 2.1.0.x which bundled IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x. Potential security vulnerability in the WebSphere Application Server Admin Console (CVE-2017-1501)

Weaker than expected security in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2017-1504)
IBM Tivoli Network Manager 4.1.1 Bundled the TIP version 2.2.0.x which bundled IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x. Potential security vulnerability in the WebSphere Application Server Admin Console (CVE-2017-1501)

Weaker than expected security in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2017-1504)
IBM Tivoli Network Manager 4.2 IBM Tivoli Network Manager 4.2 requires to install IBM Websphere Application Server Version 8.5.5.5 or later version separately. Users are recommended to apply IBM WebSphere version 8.5.5.5 Security Interim Fixes.. Potential security vulnerability in the WebSphere Application Server Admin Console (CVE-2017-1501)

Weaker than expected security in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2017-1504)

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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

23 Aug 2017: Original document published.

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Document information

More support for: Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition

Software version: 3.9, 4.1.1, 4.2

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 2007300

Modified date: 16 August 2017