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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect IBM Spectrum Scale RAID/IBM GPFS Native RAID (CVE-2015-4843, CVE-2015-4805, CVE-2015-4810, CVE-2015-4806, CVE-2015-4871, CVE-2015-4902)

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Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition, Version 8 that is used by IBM Spectrum Scale RAID/IBM GPFS Native RAID. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates for October 2015.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-4843

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Libraries component has complete confidentiality impact, complete integrity impact, and complete availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107342 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2015-4805

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Serialization component has complete confidentiality impact, complete integrity impact, and complete availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 10
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107345 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2015-4810

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Deployment component has complete confidentiality impact, complete integrity impact, and complete availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107349 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVEID: CVE-2015-4806

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Libraries component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107350 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2015-4871

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Libraries component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107351 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2015-4902

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Deployment component has no confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107352 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Spectrum Scale RAID/IBM GPFS Native RAID 4.1.0.0 and later for the Elastic Storage Server and the GPFS Storage Server

Remediation/Fixes

For the Elastic Storage Server 3.5 and 3.5.1, obtain 3.5.2 install software and upgrade the system. See release note for details.

The images are at Fix Central http://www-933.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=Software%2Bdefined%2Bstorage&product=ibm/StorageSoftware/IBM+Spectrum+Scale+RAID&release=4.1.1&platform=All&function=all


For the Elastic Storage Server 3.0 thru 3.0.4, obtain ESS 3.0.5 install software and upgrade the system. See release note for details.

For the Elastic Storage Server 2.5 thru 2.5.4, obtain ESS 2.5.5 install software and upgrade the system. See release note for details.

For the GPFS Storage Server 2.0 thru 2.0.6, obtain GSS 2.0.7 install software and upgrade the system. See release note for details.

The images are at Fix Centralhttp://www-933.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=Cluster%2Bsoftware&product=ibm/Other+software/GPFS+Native+RAID+for+GPFS+Storage+Server&release=All&platform=All&function=all


For the GPFS Storage Server 2.5, contact Lenovo at http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/systems/servers/high-density/gpfs-storage/

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v2 Guide
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Related information

*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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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Storage Software IBM Elastic Storage Server RHEL

Document information

More support for: Storage Management

Software version: 4.0

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: S1005474

Modified date: 04 April 2016