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Security Bulletin: Apache Tomcat and FileUpload Vulnerabilities in IBM UrbanCode Deploy (CVE-2014-0050, CVE-2013-4286, CVE-2014-0033, CVE-2013-4322, CVE-2013-4590)

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Summary

Previous releases of IBM UrbanCode Deploy are affected by vulnerabilities in Apache Tomcat and FileUpload that may allow remote attackers to influence the availability of the server or obtain sensitive information.

Vulnerability Details

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CVE ID: CVE-2014-0050

Description: Apache Commons FileUpload before 1.3.1, as used in Apache Tomcat, JBoss Web, and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a specially-crafted request.

CVSS Base Score: 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/90987 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)


CVE ID: CVE-2013-4286

Description: Apache Tomcat is vulnerable to HTTP request smuggling, caused by an incomplete fix related to the handling of malicious requests. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to poison the web cache, bypass web application firewall protection, and conduct XSS attacks.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91426 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)


CVE ID: CVE-2014-0033

Description: Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to hijack a valid user's session. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted link and log into the application, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack another user's account and possibly launch further attacks on the system.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91423 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)


CVE ID: CVE-2013-4322

Description: Apache Tomcat allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service because the fix for CVE-2012-3544 was not complete. It did not cover all cases.

CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91625 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)


CVE ID: CVE-2013-4590

Description: Apache Tomcat could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to read arbitrary files and obtain sensitive information.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91424 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM UrbanCode Deploy 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.0.1.1, 6.0.1.2 and 6.0.1.3 on all supported platforms.

Remediation/Fixes

For all affected versions of IBM UrbanCode Deploy Upgrade to IBM UrbanCode Deploy version 6.0.1.4 or later.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v2 Guide
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Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

* 20 March 2014 - 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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Document information

More support for: IBM UrbanCode Deploy
Security

Software version: 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.0.1.1, 6.0.1.2, 6.0.1.3

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1669383

Modified date: 20 May 2014