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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities exist with Oracle Outside In Technology (OIT) in IBM FileNet Content Manager and IBM Content Foundation.

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Summary

Five security vulnerabilities exist in IBM FileNet Content Manager and IBM Content Foundation. See the individual description for the details.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2015-4808
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component could allow a local or remote attacker to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/109802 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2015-6013
DESCRIPTION: Oracle Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow when handling WK4 files. A local or remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially crafted file to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/109803 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2015-6014
DESCRIPTION: Oracle Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow when handling doc files. A local or remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially crafted file to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/109804 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2015-6015
DESCRIPTION: Oracle Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow when handling Paradox DB files. A local or remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially crafted file to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110005 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVEID: CVE-2016-0432
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component could allow a local or remote attacker to attacker to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/109805 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Affected Products and Versions

FileNet Content Manager 5.1.0, 5.2.0, 5.2.1

IBM Content Foundation 5.2.0, 5.2.1

Remediation/Fixes

Install one of the fixes listed below to upgrade the Oracle Outside In Technology (OIT) Janurary 2016 release v8.5.2 p22387085.

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
FileNet Content Manager 5.1.0

5.2.0

5.2.1
PJ43705
PJ43707
PJ43703
PJ43706
PJ43964

PJ43962
5.1.0.6-P8CE-IF002 - 4/13/2016
5.1.0.0-P8CSS-IF016 - 4/13/2016
5.2.0.4-P8CPE-IF004 - 4/13/2016
5.2.0.4-P8CSS-IF002 - 4/13/2016
5.2.1.4-P8CPE-FP004 - 3/21/2016
5.2.1.3-P8CSS-IF001 - 3/21/2016
IBM Content Foundation 5.2.0

5.2.1
PJ43703
PJ43706PJ43964
PJ43962
5.2.0.4-P8CPE-IF004 - 4/13/2016
5.2.0.4-P8CSS-IF002 - 4/13/2016
5.2.1.4-P8CPE-FP004 - 3/21/2016
5.2.1.3-P8CSS-IF001 - 3/21/2016

In the above table, the APAR links will provide more information about the fix.
The links in the Remediation column will take you to the location within IBM Fix Central where you can download the particular fix you need.

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

Change History

13 April 2016: Added 510, 520 releases
24 March 2016: Revised the Remediation/Fixes table
22 March 2016: 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.

Disclaimer

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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Enterprise Content Management FileNet Content Manager Content Engine AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 5.2.1, 5.2.0, 5.1.0

Document information

More support for: FileNet Content Manager
Content Search Services

Software version: 5.1.0, 5.2.0, 5.2.1

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

Reference #: 1975822

Modified date: 07 January 2017