Security Bulletin: Fix Available for IBM iNotes Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability (CVE-2016-5883)
IBM iNotes has a cross-site scripting vulnerability CVE-2016-5883.
CVSS Base Score: 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/115078 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM iNotes versions 9.0 and 9.0.1 prior to 9.0.1 Fix Pack 7
IBM iNotes versions 8.5, 8.5.1, 8.5.2 and 8.5.3 prior to 8.5.3 Fix Pack 6 Interim Fix 15
This issue is tracked as SPR# RYMZA9DDDH.
The fix was introduced starting in Domino and iNotes versions 9.0.1 Fix Pack 7 and 8.5.3 Fix Pack 6 Interim Fix 15. See the technotes linked below for the latest available Fix Packs and Interim Fixes.
- Download options for Notes/Domino 9.0.1 Fix Packs (technote 4037141)
- Interim Fixes for 8.5.3 Fix Pack 6 IBM Notes, IBM Domino & IBM iNotes (technote 1663874)
- Download options for Notes/Domino 8.5.3 Fix Packs (technote 4032242)
Customers running earlier 9.0.x and 8.5.x streams may contact IBM Support to inquire about the possibility of obtaining a hotfix for your environment. Reference the SPR listed above.
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Related informationIBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
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More support for:
Software version: 8.5, 8.5.1, 18.104.22.168, 8.5.2, 22.214.171.124, 8.5.3, 126.96.36.199, 9.0, 9.0.1, 188.8.131.52
Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows
Reference #: 1997010
Modified date: 30 January 2017