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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) Web UI (CVE-2016-8925, CVE-2016-8926, CVE-2016-8927)

Security Bulletin


Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in TADDM which could allow a remote attacker obtain information, gain access to system files or gain access to data that is restricted to authorised users.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-8925
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager could allow a remote attacker to include arbitrary files. which could allow the attacker to read any file on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/118538 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2016-8926
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager could allow a remote attacker to read system files or data that is restricted to authorized users.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/118539 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2016-8927
DESCRIPTION: IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/118540 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

TADDM 7.2.2.0 - 7.2.2.5
TADDM 7.3.0.0 - 7.3.0.3

Remediation/Fixes

There are eFixes prepared on top of the latest released FixPack for TADDM 7.3.0 and 7.2.2.

If you have any TADDM efixes applied to your environment it is recommended that you first open a PMR to consult with IBM Support before efix application as this security efix contains TADDM code that may not be compatible with existing efixes.

Fix
VRMF
APAR
How to acquire fix
efix_TADDM73_PSIRTs_XSS_InfD_ArFR_FP320160323.zip 7.3.0.3
None
efix_TADDM722_PSIRTs_XSS_InfD_ArFR_FP520160209.zip 7.2.2.5
None

Please refer to the eFix readme in etc/<efix_name>_readme.txt for further information

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

These vulnerabilities were reported to IBM by Lukasz Plonka

Change History

First draft 04/04/2017

*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: Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager

Software version: 7.2.2, 7.3

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 2001579

Modified date: 12 April 2017