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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in Brocade Network Advisor affect IBM PureApplication System.

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Summary

Brocade Network Advisor is used by IBM PureApplication System. IBM PureApplication System has addressed the applicable CVEs.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-8204
DESCRIPTION: Brocade Network Advisor could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to FileReceiveServlet containing directory traversal sequences to upload and execute arbitrary files on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/120392 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:H/A:H)

CVEID: CVE-2016-8207
DESCRIPTION: Brocade Network Advisor could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to CliMonitorReportServlet containing directory traversal sequences to read arbitrary files on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/120395 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:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2016-8205
DESCRIPTION: Brocade Network Advisor could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to DashboardFileReceiveServlet containing directory traversal sequences to upload and execute arbitrary files on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 9.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/120393 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:H/A:H)

CVEID: CVE-2016-8206
DESCRIPTION: Brocade Network Advisor could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to SoftwareImageUpload containing directory traversal sequences to write to and delete arbitrary files from the system.
CVSS Base Score: 9.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/120394 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM PureApplication System V2.1

Remediation/Fixes

The PureSystems Manager on IBM PureApplication System is affected. The solution is to upgrade the IBM PureApplication System to the following fix level:

IBM PureApplication System V2.1:
Upgrade to IBM PureApplication System V2.1.2 or later.

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

Acknowledgement

None

Change History

13 February 2017: 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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Document information

More support for: PureApplication System

Software version: 2.0, 2.0.0.1, 2.1.0.0, 2.1.0.1, 2.1.0.2, 2.1.1.0

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 1998725

Modified date: 21 February 2017