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Security Bulletin:  IBM Content Manager Enterprise Edition Resource Manager is affected by a Remote Code Execution Cross-site Scripting vulnerability

Security Bulletin


Summary

 IBM Content Manager Enterprise Edition Resource Manager has addressed the following vulnerability

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-1502
DESCRIPTION:  IBM Content Manager Enterprise Edition Resource Manager 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/141338 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

Affected Content Manager Enterprise Edition
Affected Versions
Content Manager Enterprise Edition 8.4.3
Content Manager Enterprise Edition 8.5

Remediation/Fixes

Product Version Remediation
Content Manager Enterprise Edition 8.4.3 Migrate to higher version
Content Manager Enterprise Edition 8.5 Use CMEE 8.5.0.600 testfix9 available at https://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/

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

Acknowledgement

The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Okan Coşkun

Change History

April 20, 2018

*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: Content Manager Enterprise Edition

Software version: 8.4.3, 8.5

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

Reference #: 2014917

Modified date: 20 April 2018