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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2015.1246 Security Bulletin: A Security Vulnerability exists in the Dojo runtime that affects Rational Software Architect and Rational Software Architect for Websphere Software 7 May 2015 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM Rational Software Architect IBM Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software Publisher: IBM Operating System: Linux variants Windows Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2014-8917 Reference: ESB-2015.1232 ESB-2015.0820 ESB-2015.0788 ESB-2015.0786 ESB-2015.0782 ESB-2015.0757 ESB-2015.0658 ESB-2015.0606 Original Bulletin: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21883988 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security Bulletin: A Security Vulnerability exists in the Dojo runtime that affects Rational Software Architect and Rational Software Architect for Websphere Software Document information More support for: Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software General Information Software version: 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.0.3, 8.0.4, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 8.5, 8.5.1, 8.5.5, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199 Operating system(s): Linux, Windows Reference #: 1883988 Modified date: 2015-05-06 Security Bulletin Summary The dojox/form/resources/fileuploader.swf, dojox/form/resources/uploader.swf, dojox/av/resources/audio.swf, and dojox/av/resources/video.swf files exhibit an cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability. Any web application using the IBM Dojo Toolkit and providing those files might be subject to this vulnerability. Vulnerability Details CVEID: CVE-2014-8917 DESCRIPTION: IBM Dojo Toolkit is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials. CVSS Base Score: 4.3 CVSS Temporal Score: See http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/99303 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 Dojo 1.4 and 1.5 packaged with Rational Software Architect and Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software 8.0.x and 8.5.x Remediation/Fixes Update the Dojo runtime provided by the product to address this vulnerability: For Dojo version 1.4 included with IBM Rational Software Architect and Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software Version 8.0.x or Version 8.5.x 1. On the Select Fixes page, select interim fix: Rational-dojo141-CVE-2014-8917-ifix (Fix for the CVE-2014-8917 vulnerability in Dojo) For Dojo version 1.5 included with IBM Rational Software Architect and Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software Version 8.5.x 1. On the Select Fixes page, select interim fix: Rational-dojo15-CVE-2014-8917-ifix (Fix for the CVE-2014-8917 vulnerability in Dojo) Product VRMF Remediation/Fix Rational Software Architect 8.0 to 188.8.131.52Ifix1 Rational-dojo141-CVE-2014-8917-ifix Rational Software Architect for WebSphere Software 8.5 to 184.108.40.206 Rational-dojo15-CVE-2014-8917-ifix Instructions to download and install the update from the compressed files 1. Locate your existing Dojo installation folder in your projects; for example; Project/WebContent/dojo. To find your specific location, follow these instructions: 1.Right-click on your Web project and select Properties 2.Click on the Dojo Toolkit page 3.Look at the path specified in the Dojo Project Setup Summary section 2. Backup your existing Dojo installation by renaming the folder to; for example; Project/WebContent/dojo.bak/ 3. Recreate the original Dojo installation folder; for example, Project/WebContent/dojo/ 4. Download the updated Dojo runtime from the link listed in the Remediation /Fix in above table and save it to the Dojo installation folder from step 3 5. Extract the compressed Dojo archive into your Dojo installation folder 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 *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. 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