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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerability in SWF files shipped with IBM Cúram Social Program Management (CVE-2017-1106)

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Summary

SWF files that are shipped with the IBM Cúram Social Program Management product are compiled with a vulnerable version of the Adobe Flex SDK.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1106
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 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/120744 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

IBM Cúram Social Program Management 7.0.0.0 - 7.0.0.1
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.2.0.0 - 6.2.0.4
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.1.0 - 6.1.1.4
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.0.0 - 6.1.0.4
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.5.0 - 6.0.5.10
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.4.0 - 6.0.4.9
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.0.0 - 6.0.0 SP2
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 5.2.0.0 - 5.2.0 SP6

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF Remediation/First Fix
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 7.0.0 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.2.0 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.1 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.0 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.5 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.4 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0 SP2 Follow the workaround instructions below
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 5.2 SP6 Follow the workaround instructions below

Workarounds and Mitigations

All SWF Files in IBM Cúram Social Program Management product are compiled with a vulnerable version of the Adobe Flex SDK as detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin, located here.

As a result all SWF Files should be checked, and where necessary patched as per "Action I: Repair your applications" in the Solutions section of the Adobe security fix instructions, located here.

For an alternative remediation option, visit Passport Advantage to upgrade to 7.0.1.0 version.

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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

26 June 2017: Original document 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

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.

Document information

More support for: Cúram Social Program Management

Software version: 5.2, 6.0, 6.0.4, 6.0.5, 6.1.0, 6.1.1, 6.2.0, 7.0.0

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

Reference #: 2004580

Modified date: 26 June 2017