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Security Bulletin: IBM Integration Bus is affected by Web UI security vulnerability (CVE-2017-1694)

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IBM Integration Bus has addressed the following vulnerability

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1694
IBM Integration Bus transmits user credentials in plain in clear text which can be read by an attacker using man in the middle techniques.
CVSS Base Score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Integration Bus V10.0.0.0 - V10.0.0.9

IBM Integration Bus V9.0.0.0 - V9.0.0.9


Remediation / Fix
IBM Integration Bus V10.0.0.0 to V10.0.0.9 APAR IT21391 The APAR is available in fix pack
IBM Integration Bus V9.0.0.0 to V9.0.0.9 APAR IT21391 The APAR is available in fix pack

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

15th Dec 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.


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Document information

More support for: IBM Integration Bus

Software version: 9.0, 10.0

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

Reference #: 2011695

Modified date: 15 December 2017