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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities affect IBM Planning Analytics (CVE-2018-3180, CVE-2013-1624, CVE-2018-1933, CVE-2015-1832, CVE-2018-15494)

Security Bulletin


Summary

There is a vulnerability in IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Version 8 used by IBM Planning Analytics. This issue was disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in October 2018.

As of version 2.0.6, IBM Planning Analytics is no longer compatible with IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Version 7. IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.7 (Windows) will install IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Version 8.

If you run your own Java code , you must upgrade to the latest version of IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Version 8 that resolves these vulnerabilities. Refer to the "IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin". in the References section for more information. Review the download document and the IBM Planning Analytics Local Installation and Configuration guide for installation instructions.

There is a vulnerability in Apache Derby that is used by IBM Planning Analytics that could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. This issue has been addressed.

log4net.dll that is used by IBM Planning Analytics is vulnerable to CVE-2013-1624 which could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. This issue has been addressed.

A Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in dojo create_widgets.html used by IBM Planning Analytics (PMHub) has been addressed.

Dojo Toolkit, used by IBM Planning Analytics, is vulnerable to cross-site scripting (XSS) . This issue has been addressed.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2013-1624
DESCRIPTION: Bouncy Castle could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the exposure of timing differences during padding check verification by the CBC ciphersuite of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) implementation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a timing attack to recover the original plaintext and obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/81910 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
 
CVEID: CVE-2015-1832
DESCRIPTION: Apache Derby could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by a XML external entity (XXE) error when processing XML data by the XML datatype and XmlVTI. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read arbitrary files on the system or cause a denial of service.
CVSS Base Score: 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/115625 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2018-1933
DESCRIPTION: IBM Planning Analytics is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/153177 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
 

CVEID: CVE-2018-3180
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Java SE Embedded 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)

CVEID: CVE-2018-15494
DESCRIPTION: Dojo Toolkit is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the DataGrid component. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to inject malicious script into a Web page which would be executed in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the page is viewed. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/148556 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

 


Affected Products and Versions

Planning Analytics 2.0

Planning Analytics 2.0.1

Planning Analytics 2.0.2

Planning Analytics 2.0.3

Planning Analytics 2.0.4

Planning Analytics 2.0.5

Planning Analytics 2.0.6

Remediation/Fixes

The recommended solution is to apply the fix for versions listed as soon as practical.


Downloading IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.7
 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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Reference

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin (October 2018)

IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.7 Download Document

IBM Planning Analytics Local Installation and Configuration Guide

Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

29 April 2019: Original 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: IBM Planning Analytics

Software version: 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.0.2, 2.0.3, 2.0.4, 2.0.5, 2.0.6

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 0879407

Modified date: 29 April 2019