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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK and IBM Java Runtime affect IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager (ITNCM)

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Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM® SDKs Java™ Technology Edition, Versions 6, 7, 8 and
IBM® Runtime Environments Java™ Technology Edition, Versions 6, 7, 8 used by IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager.
These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in Apr 2017.

Vulnerability Details

If you run your own Java code using the IBM Java Runtime delivered with this product, you should evaluate your code to determine whether the complete list of vulnerabilities are applicable to your code. For a complete list of vulnerabilities please refer to the link for "IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin" located in the "References" section for more information.

CVEID: CVE-2017-3539
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the Java SE, Java SE Embedded Security component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause no confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 3.1
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/124915 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2017-3533
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit Networking component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause no confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/124910 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2017-1289
DESCRIPTION:
IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition is vulnerable XML External Entity Injection (XXE) error when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose highly sensitive information or consume memory resources.
CVSS Base Score: 8.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/125150 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:L)

Affected Products and Versions

The following releases are affected:

ITNCM 6.4.2.0 - 6.4.2.4
ITNCM 6.4.1.0 - 6.4.1.4

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
ITNCM 6.4.2.4 None For WebSphere Application Server Traditional V8.5.5, install the relevant interim fix detailed at Security Bulletin: WebSphere Application Server update of IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition
and
install: 6.4.2.4-TIV-ITNCM-IF001
ITNCM 6.4.1.4 None Install interim fix: 6.4.1.4-TIV-ITNCM-IF006

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

21 July 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: Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager
Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager

Software version: 6.4.1, 6.4.2

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux

Reference #: 2003790

Modified date: 21 July 2017