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Security Bulletin: IBM Integration Bus is affected by WebAdmin Session Timeout vulnerability (CVE-2017-1693)

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IBM Integration Bus has addressed the following vulnerability

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1693
IBM Integration Bus could allow an attacker that has captured a valid session id to highjack another users session during a small timeframe before the session times out.
CVSS Base Score: 5.6
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:L/I:L/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Integration Bus V9.0.0.0 - V9.0.0.8

IBM Integration Bus V10.0.0.0 - V10.0.0.9


Product VRMF APAR Remediation/Fix
IBM Integration Bus V9.0.0.9 APAR IT21158 The APAR is available in fix pack
IBM Integration Bus V10.0.10 APAR IT21158 The APAR is available in fix pack

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Change History

16th January 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.


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Document information

More support for: IBM Integration Bus

Software version: 9.0, 10.0

Operating system(s): Linux, Windows

Reference #: 2012642

Modified date: 17 January 2018