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Security Bulletin: ClearQuest Web leftover scripts (CVE-2012-0744)

Security Bulletin


Summary

The IBM ClearQuest web server deployment into IBM WebSphere Application Server also installs some sample scripts. These are unnecessary and may provide information disclosure that could assist an attacker.

Vulnerability Details

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CVE ID: CVE-2012-0744

Description: The ClearQuest web server deployment into WebSphere Application Server also installs some sample scripts. These are unnecessary and may provide information disclosure that could assist an attacker.

These scripts are not used by ClearQuest and have no impact on the ClearQuest deployment itself.


CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74671 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Any supported ClearQuest Web platform.

Remediation/Fixes

Workarounds and Mitigations

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References

Complete CVSS v2 Guide
On-line Calculator v2

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

* 8 August 2012 - Original copy 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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Related information

Encrypted passwords field available (CVE-2012-2165 )
Help System cross-site scripting (CVE-2012-2161)
Inf Disclosure Web stack traces (CVE-2012-2168)
Web parameter tampering (CVE-2012-2164)
Help System Open Redirect (CVE-2012-2159)
Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability (CVE-2012-2205)

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearQuest
Web Server (7.1)

Software version: 7.1, 7.1.0.1, 7.1.0.2, 7.1.1, 7.1.1.1, 7.1.1.2, 7.1.1.3, 7.1.1.4, 7.1.1.5, 7.1.1.6, 7.1.1.7, 7.1.1.8, 7.1.1.9, 7.1.2, 7.1.2.1, 7.1.2.2, 7.1.2.3, 7.1.2.4, 7.1.2.5, 7.1.2.6, 7.1.2.7, 8.0, 8.0.0.1, 8.0.0.2, 8.0.0.3

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1606317

Modified date: 08 August 2012