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Security Bulletin: IBM Security Access Manager is affected by a redirect vulnerability (CVE-2017-1489)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Security Access Manager has addressed a possible redirect vulnerability in IBM Security Access Manager e-community configurations.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1489
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Security Access Manager e-community configurations may be affected by a redirect vulnerability. ECSSO Master Authentication can redirect to a server not participating in an e-community domain.
CVSS Base Score: 5.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/128687 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected IBM Security Access Manager Software
Affected Versions
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1 - 6.1.0.31
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1.1 - 6.1.1.30
IBM Security Access Manager for Web (software) 7.0 - 7.0.0.30
Affected IBM Security Access Manager Appliance
Affected Versions
IBM Security Access Manager for Web (appliance) 7.0 - 7.0.0.30
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 8.0 - 8.0.1.6
IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile 8.0 - 8.0.1.6
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0 - 9.0.3.0 IF1

Remediation/Fixes

Product VRMF APAR Remediation
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1 - 6.1.0.31 IV98064 Apply Interim Fix 32:
6.1.0-ISS-TAM-IF0032
IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1.1 - 6.1.1.30 IV98064 Apply Interim Fix 31:
6.1.1-ISS-TAM-IF0031
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 - 7.0.0.30 (software) IV98064 Apply Interim Fix 31:
7.0.0-ISS-SAM-IF0031
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 7.0 - 7.0.0.30 (appliance) IV98064 Apply Interim Fix 31:
7.0.0-ISS-WGA-IF0031
IBM Security Access Manager for Web 8.0.0.0 -
8.0.1.6
IV98215 1. For versions prior to 8.0.1.6, upgrade to 8.0.1.6:
8.0.1-ISS-WGA-FP0006
2. Upgrade to 8.0.1.6 IF 1:
8.0.1.6-ISS-WGA-IF0001
IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile 8.0.0.0 -
8.0.1.6
IV98216 1. For versions prior to 8.0.1.6, upgrade to 8.0.1.6:
8.0.1-ISS-ISAM-FP0006
2. Upgrade to 8.0.1.6 IF 1:
8.0.1.6-ISS-ISAM-IF0001
IBM Security Access Manager 9.0 -
9.0.3.0
IV98215 1. For versions prior to 9.0.3.0, upgrade to 9.0.3.0:
IBM Security Access Manager V9.0.3 Multiplatform, Multilingual (CRW4EML)
2. Upgrade to 9.0.3.0 IF 2:
9.0.3.0-ISS-ISAM-IF0002

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

Change History

4 August 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.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Security IBM Security Access Manager
Security IBM Security Access Manager for Mobile

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Access Manager for Web

Software version: 6.1, 6.1.1, 7.0, 8.0, 8.0.0.1, 8.0.0.2, 8.0.0.3, 8.0.0.4, 8.0.0.5, 8.0.1, 8.0.1.2, 8.0.1.3, 8.0.1.4, 8.0.1.5, 9.0, 9.0.0.1, 9.0.1, 9.0.2, 9.0.2.1, 9.0.3

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 2006959

Modified date: 23 August 2017