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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
A denial of service vulnerability affects IBM Sterling B2B Integrator
8 February 2016
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM Sterling B2B Integrator
Operating System: AIX
Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0050
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Security Bulletin: A denial of service vulnerability affects IBM Sterling B2B
More support for:
Sterling B2B Integrator
AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator is vulnerable to denial of service attack
Apache Commons FileUpload and Tomcat are vulnerable to a denial of service,
caused by the improper handling of Content-Type HTTP header for multipart
requests. By sending a specially crafted request, an attacker could exploit
this vulnerability to cause the application to enter into an infinite loop.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See
for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator 5.2
PRODUCT & Version Remediation/Fix
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator 5.2.0 - 5.2.5 Either
1) apply Fix Pack 5020601 or
2) apply Fix Pack 5020500 then interim fix 5020500_11.
The Fix Packs and interim fix are available on Fix Central
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator 5.2.6 Apply fix pack 5020601 available on Fix Central
Workarounds and Mitigations
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22 December 2015: Original version published
04 February 2016: Added remediation information
*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
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FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
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