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Security Bulletin: IBM Maximo Anywhere is vulnerable to cross-site scripting (CVE-2017-1604)

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Summary

IBM Maximo Anywhere 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.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1604
DESCRIPTION: IBM Maximo Anywhere 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/132851 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

Maximo Anywhere 7.5.1

Remediation/Fixes

The recommended solution is to download the appropriate Interim Fix or Fix Pack from Fix Central ( What is Fix Central?) and apply for each affected product as soon as possible. Please see below for information on the fixes available for each product, version, and release. Follow the installation instructions in the ‘readme’ documentation provided with each fix pack or interim fix.

For Maximo Anywhere 7.5.1:

VRM Fix Pack or Interim Fix Download
7.5.1 Maximo Anywhere 7.5.1.2 Interim Fix:
Latest Interim Fix available
Contact IBM Support
7.5.2 Maximo Anywhere 7.5.2.2 Interim Fix:
Latest Interim Fix available
Contact IBM Support
7.6 Maximo Anywhere 7.6 Interim Fix:
Latest Interim Fix available
Contact IBM Support
7.6.1 Maximo Anywhere 7.6.1 Interim Fix:
Latest Interim Fix available
Contact IBM Support
7.6.2 Maximo Anywhere 7.6.2.1 Interim Fix:
7.6.2.1-TIV-MAXANY-FP0001 or latest Interim Fix available
FixCentral
7.6.3 Maximo Anywhere 7.6.3 Interim Fix: 7.6.3.0-TIV-MAXANY-IFIX001 or latest Interim Fix available FixCentral

If assistance is needed in determining the appropriate Fix Pack or Interim Fix level, contact IBM Technical Support. It is recommended that you always request the latest available Fix Pack or Interim Fix.


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Reference

Complete CVSS v2 Guide
On-line Calculator v2

Complete CVSS v3 Guide
On-line Calculator v3

Related Information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Acknowledgement

Jayson Grace - Sandia National Laboratories

Change History

16 February 2018: 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: Maximo Anywhere

Component: --

Software version: 7.5.1.2, 7.5.2, 7.5.2.1, 7.5.2.2, 7.6.0.0, 7.6.1, 7.6.2, 7.6.3

Operating system(s): Android, Windows, iOS

Reference #: 2011883

Modified date: 06 March 2019