Security Bulletin: WebSphere MQ Internet Pass-Thru is affected by multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java Runtime
WebSphere MQ Internet Pass-Thru has addressed the following vulnerabilities in IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Version 22.214.171.124. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in October 2018.
If you run your own Java code using the IBM Java Runtime delivered with this product, you should evaluate your code to determine whether the complete list of vulnerabilities are applicable to your code. For a complete list of vulnerabilities please refer to the link for “IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin" located in the “References” section for more information.
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JSSE component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause low confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 5.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/151497 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Service Refresh 10 Fix Pack 30 and earlier releases provided by WebSphere MQIPT 2.1 on all platforms.
Users can follow the instructions contained in Instructions for manually updating the JRE within an MQIPT V2.1 Installation.
Please note: Users of MQIPT v2.1 on the HP-UX platform are advised that patches for these issues have not been released by the manufacturer for this JRE level (7.0) at this time. These updates will be published by IBM when they are available.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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*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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Software version: 2.1
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 0789805
Modified date: 20 December 2018