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Security Bulletin: Multiple Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM Security Identity Manager Virtual Appliance ( CVE-2014-6106, CVE-2014-6108, CVE-2014-6109, CVE-2014-6111, CVE-2014-6112 )

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Summary

Multiple Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM Security Identity Manager versions 5.1, 6.0, and 7.0

Vulnerability Details


CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6106

Description: IBM Security Identity Manager is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96145 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

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CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6108

Description: IBM Security Identity Manager has an unencrypted connection for interfaces on by default. An attacker could can gather information transmitted between the server and these interfaces using man in the middle techniques which could include sensitive data.

CVSS Base Score: 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96172 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

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CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6109

Description: IBM Security Identity Manager could allow a remote attacker to manipulate server side LDAP queries. This may allow internal attackers to obtain access to confidential information bypassing UI controls.

CVSS Base Score: 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96173 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

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CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6111

Description:
IBM Security Identity Manager stores encrypted user credentials along with the keystore password in cleartext in configuration files. A local user could use this information to decrypt the username and passwords to the SIM.

CVSS Base Score: 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96180 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

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CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6112

Description: IBM Security Identify Manager offers weaker than expected encryption in its use of SSL ciphers. This information could be decrypted by an attacker able to intercept traffic using man in the middle techniques.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96184 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 Security Identity Manager 7.0 Virtual Appliance

IBM Security Identity Manager 6.0

IBM Tivoli Identity Manager 5.1

Remediation/Fixes

Product and Version Fixes
IBM Tivoli Identity Manager 5.1 5.1.0.15-ISS-TIM-IF0057
IBM Security Identity Manager 6.0 6.0.0.4-ISS-SIM-IF0001
IBM Security Identity Manager 7.0 7.0.0.0-ISS-SIM-IF0003

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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

IBM Security Ethical Hacking Team: Paul Ionescu, Brennan Brazeau, John Zuccato, Jonathan Fitz-Gerald, Warren Moynihan

*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 Security Identity Manager
Server

Software version: 5.1, 6.0, 7.0

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1698020

Modified date: 08 March 2017