30 January 2015
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2015.0230 Security Bulletin: IBM UrbanCode Release is vulnerable to a cross-site request forgery allowing a malicious site to force log-out (CVE-2014-8900) 30 January 2015 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM UrbanCode Release Publisher: IBM Operating System: AIX Linux variants Windows Impact/Access: Cross-site Request Forgery -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2014-8900 Original Bulletin: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21695293 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security Bulletin: IBM UrbanCode Release is vulnerable to a cross-site request forgery allowing a malicious site to force log-out (CVE-2014-8900) Document information More support for: IBM UrbanCode Release General Information Software version: 6.0, 22.214.171.124, 6.0.1, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 6.1, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 6.1.1, 22.214.171.124 Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows Reference #: 1695293 Modified date: 2015-01-29 Security Bulletin Summary IBM UrbanCode Release is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities. Vulnerability Details CVEID: CVE-2014-8900 Description: IBM UrbanCode Release is vulnerable to cross-site request forgery, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. By persuading an authenticated user to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could send a malformed HTTP request. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks, Web cache poisoning, and other malicious activities. CVSS Base Score: 4.3 CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/99055 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) Affected Products and Versions IBM UrbanCode Release 126.96.36.199 and earlier, 188.8.131.52 and earlier, and 184.108.40.206 and earlier. Remediation/Fixes This issue is fixed in the following releases: IBM UrbanCode Release 220.127.116.11 IBM UrbanCode Release 18.104.22.168 Workarounds and Mitigations None 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 Related information IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog Acknowledgement None Change History * 28 January 2015: Original copy published *The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. 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