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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management affected by
Cross Site Scripting vulnerabilities (CVE-2015-7492)
30 May 2016
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management
Operating System: AIX
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2015-7492
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Security Bulletin: IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management affected by Cross
Site Scripting vulnerabilities(CVE-2015-7492)
More support for:
InfoSphere Master Data Management
10.1, 11.0, 11.3, 11.4, 11.5
AIX, Linux, Solaris
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management is vulnerable to Cross Site
Scripting attack caused by improper validation of user-supplied input.
IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management 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: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See
for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM InfoSphere InfoSphere Reference Data Management Versions 11.5, 11.4,11.3,
The recommended solution is to apply the fix as soon as practical. Please see
below for information on the fixes available.
Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management 11.5 None RDM 11.5 FP1
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management 11.4 None RDM 11.4 FP5
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management 11.3 None RDM 11.3 FP5
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management 11 None RDM 11.0 FP5
IBM InfoSphere Reference Data Management 10.1 None RDM 10.1 FP3 iFix 2
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11-February-2016: Original version published.
27-May-2016: Added links for 10.1, 11.3, 11.4
*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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OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT
OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
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