01 October 2009
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT Security Bulletin ASB-2009.1101.2 Vulnerability corrected in IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for WebSphere 2 October 2009 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for WebSphere Operating System: AIX HP-UX Linux variants Solaris Windows Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2009-3521 Member content until: Saturday, October 31 2009 Revision History: October 2 2009: Added CVE Reference October 1 2009: Initial Release OVERVIEW IBM have released an update for Tivoli Composite Application Manager for WebSphere correcting a security vulnerability. IMPACT The vendor has provided the following information regarding this vulnerability: "ITCAM VE HTTP requests contain explicit parameters that could be hacked by malicious users to insert their own data that could lead to attacks or unauthorized access. Server side checking for valid parameters have been added to overcome this."  MITIGATION IBM have released the following maintenance packages to correct this vulnerbility: 22.214.171.124-TIV-ITCAMfWAS_SVR-IF0005 126.96.36.199-TIV-ITCAMfWAS_SVR-LA0002 REFERENCES  PK90126: ITCAM FOR WAS VE SECURITY ISSUE http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PK90126 AusCERT has made every effort to ensure that the information contained in this document is accurate. However, the decision to use the information described is the responsibility of each user or organisation. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT Incident Reporting Form at: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=3192 =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iD8DBQFKxVu1NVH5XJJInbgRAtA/AJ4qZ/iOfTypLZ8irsdysQoHZc5YuQCfaTCD mu8S6IQcPJYtlHbZax6G+T0= =pcJu -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----