Security Bulletin: IBM FileNet Content Manager component FileNet Deployment Manager security vulnerability
FileNet Deployment Manager external DTD security vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Case Manager is vulnerable to a XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources.
CVSS Base Score: 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/150904 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
FileNet Content Manager 5.2.1, 5.5.0
To resolve these vulnerabilities, install one of the releases listed below.
In the above table, the APAR links will provide more information about the fix.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Do not run FileNet Deployment Manager or upgrade to 188.8.131.52-P8CPE-IF004 or 184.108.40.206-P8CPE-IF003.
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
See BPM Security Bulletin# 0734193
8 October, 2018 Initial Bulletin Release 9 January, 2019, Updated for 220.127.116.11 release
*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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More support for:
FileNet Content Manager
Component: Content Platform Engine FileNet Deployment Manager
Software version: 5.2.1, 5.5.0
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 0732755
Modified date: 09 January 2019