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Security Bulletin: Rational Developer for System z is affected due to vulnerabilities in IBM Java IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition - April 2014 (CVE-2014-0453)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Java IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition SE issues disclosed in the April 2014 Critical Patch Update, plus 1 additional vulnerability affects Rational Developer for System z.

Vulnerability Details

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CVE ID: CVE-2014-0453

Description: Rational Developer for System z is affected by an unspecified vulnerability related to the security component that has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.

CVSS Base Score: 4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/92490 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Principal Product and Version(s) Affected Supporting Product and Version
Rational Developer for System z, versions 8.5.x, 9.0.x and 9.1.x
  • IBM SDK, Java 2 Technology Edition, Version 5.0 Service Refresh 16 Fix Pack 4 and earlier
  • IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 6 Service Refresh 15 and earlier
  • IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 6.0.1 Service Refresh 7 and earlier
  • IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Service Refresh 6 and earlier
  • IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Release 1 GA

Remediation/Fixes

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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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

* 19 September 2014: Added link to Java update
* 05 September 2014: Added link to 7.6.2.6 release
* 24 July 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: Rational Developer for System z
General Information

Software version: 8.5, 8.5.0.1, 8.5.1, 8.5.1.1, 8.5.1.2, 8.5.1.3, 8.5.1.4, 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.1.1, 9.0.1.2, 9.1

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1679172

Modified date: 19 September 2014