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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere Application
Server shipped with Financial Transaction Manager (FTM) for
27 November 2015
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM Financial Transaction Manager
Operating System: AIX
Impact/Access: Provide Misleading Information -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2015-2017
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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM
WebSphere Application Server shipped with Financial Transaction Manager (FTM)
for Multi-Platform (MP) (CVE-2015-2017)
More support for:
Financial Transaction Manager
IBM Financial Transaction Manager base product
2.0, 2.0.0, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 2.1, 2.1.0, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168,
22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 2.1.1, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 3.0, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124,
AIX, Linux, Windows
IBM WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of Financial
Transaction Manager (FTM) for Multi-Platform (MP). Information about a
security vulnerability affecting IBM WebSphere Application Server has been
published in a security bulletin.
Consult the security bulletin Security Bulletin: HTTP response splitting
attack in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2015-2017) for vulnerability
details and information about fixes.
Affected Products and Versions
Principal Product and Affected Supporting Product and Version
Financial Transaction Manager WebSphere Application Server 7.0
for MP v2.0
Financial Transaction Manager WebSphere Application Server 8.0
for MP v2.1
Financial Transaction Manager WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5
for MP v3.0
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