19 November 2014
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2014.2170 Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK and IBM Java Runtime affect IBM API Management (CVE-2014-3566 and CVE-2014-6457) 19 November 2014 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM API Management Publisher: IBM Operating System: Network Appliance Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated Reduced Security -- Remote with User Interaction Modify Arbitrary Files -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2014-6457 CVE-2014-3566 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK and IBM Java Runtime affect IBM API Management (CVE-2014-3566 and CVE-2014-6457) Document information More support for: IBM API Management Software version: 2.0, 3.0 Operating system(s): Platform Independent Reference #: 1690118 Modified date: 2014-11-14 Security Bulletin Summary There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM SDK Java Technology Edition, Version 7, and IBM Runtime Environment Java Technology Edition, Version 6 and Version 7, that is used by IBM API Management. This also includes a fix for the Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption (POODLE) SSLv3 vulnerability (CVE-2014-3566). These were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in October 2014. Vulnerability Details CVE-ID: CVE-2014-3566 DESCRIPTION: Product could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by a design error when using the SSLv3 protocol. A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack could exploit this vulnerability via a POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) attack to decrypt SSL sessions and access the plaintext of encrypted connections. CVSS Base Score: 4.3 CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/97013 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) CVEID: CVE-2014-6457 DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the JSSE component has partial confidentiality impact, partial integrity impact, and no availability impact. CVSS Base Score: 4 CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/97148 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) Affected Products and Versions IBM API Management V2.0 and V3.0 Remediation/Fixes Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix IBM API Management V3.0 LI78303 Apply V188.8.131.52 cumulative interim fix 001 IBM API Management V2.0 LI78303 Apply V184.108.40.206 cumulative interim fix 010 IBM recommends that you review your entire environment to identify areas that enable the SSLv3 protocol and take appropriate mitigation and remediation actions. The most immediate mitigation action that can be taken is disabling SSLv3. You should verify disabling SSLv3 does not cause any compatibility issues. Workarounds and Mitigations None - apply the fix Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins Subscribe to My Notifications to be notified of important product support alerts like this. References Complete CVSS Guide On-line Calculator V2 IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin Related information IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog Change History 14 November 2014 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 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. 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