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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect Rational Functional Tester (CVE-2015-4872, CVE-2015-4734, CVE-2015-5006)

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Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in the current releases of IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition that is used by Rational Functional Tester. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates for October 2015.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-4872
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE and JRockit related to the Security component has no confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107361 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2015-4734
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the JGSS component could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/107356 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2015-5006
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Java Security Components could allow an attacker with physical access to the system to obtain sensitive information from the Kerberos Credential Cache.
CVSS Base Score: 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/106309 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

All versions of Rational Functional Tester from 8.2.0.0 through 8.6.0.6

Remediation/Fixes

Vendor Fixes:


Product Version APAR Remediation/First fix
RFT 8.2.0.0 - 8.2.0.x None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 6 Service Refresh 16 Fix Pack 15 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.
RFT 8.2.1.0 - 8.2.1.x None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 6 Service Refresh 16 Fix Pack 15 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.
RFT 8.2.2.1 None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 64-bit Service Refresh 16 Fix Pack 15 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.
RFT 8.3.0 - 8.3.0.x None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Service Refresh 9 Fix Pack 20 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.
RFT 8.5.0 - 8.5.0.x None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Service Refresh 9 Fix Pack 20 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.
RFT 8.5.1 - 8.5.1.x None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Service Refresh 9 Fix Pack 20 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.
RFT 8.6.0 - 8.6.0.6 None Download the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 7 Service Refresh 9 Fix Pack 20 iFix from the Fix Central and apply it.

Note:
  • You must verify that applying this fix does not cause any compatibility issues.
  • For information about how to install iFixes, see Installing packages.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Acknowledgement

None

Change History

17 December 2015: Original Version 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.

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Document information

More support for: Rational Functional Tester
General Information

Software version: 8.2, 8.2.0.1, 8.2.0.2, 8.2.1, 8.2.1.1, 8.2.2, 8.2.2.1, 8.3, 8.3.0.1, 8.3.0.2, 8.5, 8.5.0.1, 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, 8.6.0.3, 8.6.0.4, 8.6.0.5, 8.6.0.6

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1972844

Modified date: 17 December 2015