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Security Bulletin: WebSphere Message Broker and IBM Integration Bus are affected by 'Information Disclosure' vulnerability

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Summary

IBM WebSphere Message Broker/ IBM Integration Bus web user passwords are logged inside the service trace which can be read by an authorised local user

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1207
DESCRIPTION:
IBM WebSphere Message Broker logs user credentials in clear text which can be read by an authorised local user.
CVSS Base Score: 4.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/123777 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Integration Bus V10.0.0.0- 10.0.0.7

IBM Integration Bus V9.0.0.0- 9.0.0.7

WebSphere Message Broker V8.0.0.0 - 8.0.0.8

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation/Fix
IBM Integration Bus V10.0.0.0- 10.0.0.7 IT16927 The APAR is available in fix pack 10.0.0.8

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043443

IBM Integration Bus V9.0.0.0- 9.0.0.7 IT16927 The APAR is available in fix pack 9.0.0.8

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043751

WebSphere Message Broker V8.0.0.0 - 8.0.0.8 IT16927 The APAR is available in fix pack 8.0.0.9
https://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043806

For unsupported versions of the product, IBM recommends upgrading to a fixed, supported version/release/platform of the product.

The planned maintenance release dates for WebSphere Message Broker and IBM Integration Bus are available at :
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=849&uid=swg27006308

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known

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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

30 Jun 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

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.

Related information


Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Business Integration WebSphere Message Broker AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 8.0

Product Alias/Synonym

WMB IIB

Document information

More support for: IBM Integration Bus

Software version: 9.0, 10.0

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

Reference #: 2005382

Modified date: 30 June 2017