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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in WebSphere Application Server shipped with IBM Tivoli System Automation Application Manager (CVE-2018-1621)

Security Bulletin


WebSphere Application Server is shipped with IBM Tivoli System Automation Application Manager. Information about a security vulnerability affecting 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 System Automation Application Manager –


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

Principal Product and Version(s) Affected Supporting Product and Version Affected Supporting Product Security Bulletin
IBM Tivoli System Automation Application Manager 4.1 WebSphere Application Server 8.5

Security Bulletin: Information disclosure in WebSphere Application Server with SAML (CVE-2018-1621)

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Related Information

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Change History

01 August 2018: Original Version Published

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Document information

More support for: Tivoli System Automation Application Manager

Component: Not Applicable

Software version: 4.1

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 0719287

Modified date: 01 August 2018