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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect Rational Service Tester (CVE-2014-3566, CVE-2014-6457, CVE-2014-6593, CVE-2015-0410)

Security Bulletin


Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM® SDK Java™ Version 5, 6 and 7 that is used by Rational Service Tester. This also includes a fix for the Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption (POODLE) SSLv3 vulnerability (CVE-2014-3566). These were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in October 2014.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2014-6457

DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the JSSE component 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/97148 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

CVE-ID: CVE-2014-3566

DESCRIPTION: Product could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by a design error when using the SSLv3 protocol. A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack could exploit this vulnerability via a POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) attack to decrypt SSL sessions and access the plaintext of encrypted connections.

CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/97013 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2014-6593
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability related to the JSSE component 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/100153 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2015-0410
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability related to the Security component could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100151 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Affected Products and Versions

Rational Service Tester versions 8.1.*, 8.2.*, 8.3.*, 8.5.* and 8.6.*.

Remediation/Fixes

It is recommended to upgrade to Rational Service Tester version 8.7.


Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
RST 8.6 - 8.6.0.2 Download Java 7 SR8 FP 10 from http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Service+Tester+for+SOA+Quality&release=8.0.0.0&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=Rational-RST-JavaPatch-Java7SR8FP10&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc
RST 8.5 - 8.5.1.3 None Download Java 7 SR8 FP 10 from http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Service+Tester+for+SOA+Quality&release=8.0.0.0&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=Rational-RST-JavaPatch-Java7SR8FP10&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc
RST 8.3 - 8.3.x None Download Java 7 SR8 FP 10 from http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Service+Tester+for+SOA+Quality&release=8.0.0.0&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=Rational-RST-JavaPatch-Java7SR8FP10&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc
RST 8.2 -8.2.x None Download Java 7 SR8 FP 10 from http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Service+Tester+for+SOA+Quality&release=8.0.0.0&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=Rational-RST-JavaPatch-Java7SR8FP10&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc
RST 8.1 - 8.1.x None Download Java 7 SR8 FP 10 from http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/quickorder?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Service+Tester+for+SOA+Quality&release=8.0.0.0&platform=All&function=fixId&fixids=Rational-RST-JavaPatch-Java7SR8FP10&includeSupersedes=0&source=fc

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

*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 Service Tester for SOA Quality
Test Execution

Software version: 8.1, 8.1.0.1, 8.1.0.2, 8.1.0.3, 8.1.1, 8.1.1.1, 8.1.1.2, 8.2, 8.2.0.1, 8.2.0.2, 8.2.0.3, 8.2.0.4, 8.2.0.5, 8.2.0.6, 8.2.1, 8.2.1.1, 8.2.1.2, 8.2.1.3, 8.2.1.4, 8.2.1.5, 8.3, 8.3.0.1, 8.3.0.2, 8.3.0.3, 8.5, 8.5.0.1, 8.5.0.2, 8.5.1, 8.5.1.1, 8.5.1.2, 8.5.1.3, 8.6, 8.6.0.1, 8.6.0.2

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1699013

Modified date: 25 March 2015