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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere Application Server, which is shipped with, or a required product for, IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition (CVE-2018-1567)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM WebSphere Application Server is shipped with IBM Tivoli Network Manager versions 3.9 and 4.1.1; IBM WebSphere Application Server is a required product for IBM Tivoli Network Manager version 4.2. Information about a security vulnerability affecting IBM WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.

Vulnerability Details

Please consult the security bulletin Code execution vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server for vulnerability details and information about fixes.

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 3.9, 4.1.1 and 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 versions 3.9 and 4.1.1; and a product required by IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition version 4.2.

Principal Product and Version(s) Affected Supporting Product and Version Affected Supporting Product Security Bulletin
IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 3.9 Bundled the TIP version 2.1.0.x, which bundles IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x. Code execution vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server
See Section "For V7.0.0.0 through 7.0.0.45:"
IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 4.1.1 Bundled the TIP version 2.2.0.x, which bundles IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x. Code execution vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server
See Section "For V7.0.0.0 through 7.0.0.45:"
IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 4.2 IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 4.2 requires the installation of 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. Code execution vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server
See Section "For V8.5.0.0 through 8.5.5.14:"


Please also note the end of support announcement from 12 September 2017 for selected Netcool product versions. You can find detailed information on whether the product version you have installed in your environment is affected by this end of service announcement by following the Netcool End of Support Knowledge Collection. If your product version is affected, IBM recommend to upgrade your product version to the latest supported version of your product. Please contact your IBM account manager for any question you might have or for any assistance you may require for upgrading an end of service announced offering.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None.

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Reference

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
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Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

24 September 2018: Initial 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.

Disclaimer

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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, z/OS

Reference #: 0730883

Modified date: 24 September 2018