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Security Bulletin: Apache Tomcat security vulnerability issues on IBM Storwize V7000 Unified (CVE-2014-0075, CVE-2014-0096, CVE-2014-0099, CVE-2014-0119)

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Summary

IBM Storwize V7000 Unified is shipped with Apache Tomcat, for which fixes are available for four security vulnerabilities.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:
CVE-2014-0075
CVE-2014-0096
CVE-2014-0099
CVE-2014-0119

DESCRIPTION:
Apache Tomcat is used in IBM Storwize V7000 Unified for providing graphical user interface for the purpose of administering the system.

CVE-2014-0075
Apache Tomcat is vulnerable to a denial of service. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/93365 for the current score


CVE-2014-0096
Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. This could result from a flaw in processing XML data. By sending specially-crafted XML data, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/93367 for the current score

CVE-2014-0099
Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. This could result from a flaw in parsing HTTP requests. By sending specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/93369 for the current score


CVE-2014-0119
Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. This could result from a flaw in transforming data from XML format to other formats. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted application to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/93368 for the current score

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Storwize V7000 Unified
The product is affected when running code releases 1.3.0.0 to 1.4.3.3 and also 1.5.0.0 and 1.5.0.1

Remediation/Fixes

A fix for these issues is in version 1.4.3.4 and 1.5.0.2 of IBM Storwize V7000 Unified. Customers running an affected version of IBM Storwize V7000 Unified should upgrade to 1.4.3.4 or 1.5.0.2 or a later version, so that the fix gets applied.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

None

Change History

11 Sept 2014: First draft

*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 Storwize V7000 Unified (2073)
1.4

Version: 1.3, 1.4, 1.5

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: S1004836

Modified date: 11 September 2014