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

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Summary

Security vulnerabilities exist in Oracle Outside In Technology (OIT) which affect the IBM FileNet Content Manager and IBM Content Foundation products.

Vulnerability Details

Advisory CVEs:
CVE-2016-5558, CVE-2016-5574, CVE-2016-5577, CVE-2016-5578, CVE-2016-5579, CVE-2016-5588
CVEID: CVE-2016-5558
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware related to the Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component has high confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117981 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L)

CVEID: CVE-2016-5574
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware related to the Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component has high confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117982 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L)

CVEID: CVE-2016-5577
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware related to the Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component has high confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117983 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L)

CVEID: CVE-2016-5578
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware related to the Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component has high confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117984 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L)

CVEID: CVE-2016-5579
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware related to the Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component has high confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117985 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L)

CVEID: CVE-2016-5588
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Fusion Middleware related to the Outside In Technology Outside In Filters component has high confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and low availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 8.6
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117986 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L)

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

To resolve these vulnerabilities, install one of the fixes listed below to upgrade the Oracle Outside In Technology (OIT) to October 2016 8.5.2 patch 24836099 and higher release.

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
FileNet Content Manager 5.1.0

5.2.0

5.2.1
PJ44473
PJ44474
PJ44469
PJ44475
PJ44469
PJ44475
5.1.0.7-P8CE-FP007 - 8/11/2017
5.1.0.0-P8CSS-IF017 - 8/11/2017
5.2.0.5-P8CPE-IF002 - 1/19/2017
5.2.0.5-P8CSS-IF001 - 1/19/2017
5.2.1.6-P8CPE-FP006 - 12/16/2016
5.2.1.6-P8CSS-FP006 - 12/16/2016
IBM Content Foundation 5.2.0

5.2.1
PJ44469
PJ44475
PJ44469
PJ44475
5.2.0.5-P8CPE-IF002 - 1/19/2017
5.2.0.5-P8CSS-IF001 - 1/19/2017
5.2.1.6-P8CPE-FP006 - 12/16/2016
5.2.1.6-P8CSS-FP006 - 12/16/2016

In the above table, the APAR links will provide more information about the fix.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

16 December 2016: Original Version Published
19 Janurary 2017: 5.2.0 fix released
31 January 2017: Updated Affected Products and Versions, Corrected 5.2.1.6 fix central links
11 August 2017: Released 5.1.0.7-P8CE-FP007 and 5.1.0.0-P8CSS-IF017

*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

According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Enterprise Content Management FileNet Content Manager Content Search Services AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 5.2.1, 5.2.0, 5.1.0
Enterprise Content Management Content Foundation Content Engine AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 5.2.1, 5.2
Enterprise Content Management Content Foundation Content Search Services AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 5.2.1, 5.2

Document information

More support for: FileNet Content Manager
Content Engine

Software version: 5.1.0, 5.2.0, 5.2.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1993091

Modified date: 11 August 2017