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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IBM Java SDK affect IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business and IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 software (CVE-2016-0603)

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Summary

There is a vulnerability in IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition, Version 6.0 that is used by IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business and IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 software. JRE/SDK installation executables on the Windows platform are affected by this vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0603
DESCRIPTION:
Oracle Java SE could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an error during the installation process. By persuading a victim to visit a specially crafted web site and downloading files prior to installation, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain complete control of the system.
CVSS Base Score: 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110446 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.0

IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1

IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1.1

IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 software

Remediation/Fixes

The table below provides links to patches for all affected versions. Follow the installation instructions in the README file included with the patch.

Product VRMF APAR Remediation
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.0 IV81921 1. Apply Interim Fix 43:
6.0.0-ISS-TAM-IF0043
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1 IV81921 1. Apply Interim Fix 24:
6.1.0-ISS-TAM-IF0024
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1.1 IV81906 1. Apply Interim Fix 23:
6.1.1-ISS-TAM-IF0023
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 (software) IV81901 1. Apply Interim Fix 22:
7.0.0-ISS-SAM-IF0022

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Related information

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

February 29, 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.

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Document information

More support for: IBM Security Access Manager for Web

Software version: 6.0, 6.1, 6.1.1, 7.0

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1978024

Modified date: 01 March 2016