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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: Open Source Apache HTTP vulnerabilities
(CVE-2014-0098) for RAF
8 August 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM Rational Automation Framework
Operating System: AIX
Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0098
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Security Bulletin: Open Source Apache HTTP vulnerabilities (CVE-2014-0098)
More support for:
Rational Automation Framework
3.0.1, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168
AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Previous releases of IBM Rational Automation Framework (RAF) are affected
by the vulnerabilitie in Apache HTTP Server that may allow remote attackers
to influence the availability of the Framework Server.
Description: Apache HTTP Server is vulnerable to a denial of service. By
sending a specially-crafted request, a remote attacker could exploit this
vulnerability to cause the service to crash.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/91879 for the
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
Rational Automation Framework 3.0.1, 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199 on all supported
For all affected versions of Rational Automation Framework
Upgrade to Rational Automation Framework version 188.8.131.52_iFix1 or later.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Complete CVSS Guide
On-line Calculator V2
IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog
* 28 July 2014: Original copy 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.
According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the
Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard
designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency
and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT
WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING
THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
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