29 July 2016
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2016.1854 Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect IBM PureApplication System. (CVE-2016-3426, and CVE-2016-0264) 29 July 2016 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM PureApplication System Publisher: IBM Operating System: AIX Linux variants Windows Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated Access Confidential Data -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2016-3426 CVE-2016-0264 Reference: ASB-2016.0043 ESB-2016.1065 Original Bulletin: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21988004 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affect IBM PureApplication System. (CVE-2016-3426, and CVE-2016-0264) Security Bulletin Document information More support for: PureApplication System Software version: 2.0, 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, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199 Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows Reference #: 1988004 Modified date: 2016-07-28 Summary There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM SDK Java Technology Edition, Version 6 and 7, that is used by IBM PureApplication System. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in April 2016. Vulnerability Details CVEID: CVE-2016-3426 DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the JCE component could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information resulting in a partial confidentiality impact using unknown attack vectors. CVSS Base Score: 4.3 CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/112457 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) CVEID: CVE-2016-0264 DESCRIPTION: A buffer overflow vulnerability in the IBM JVM facilitates arbitrary code execution under certain limited circumstances. CVSS Base Score: 5.6 CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110867 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L) Affected Products and Versions IBM PureApplication System V2.2 IBM PureApplication System V2.1 IBM PureApplication System V2.0 Remediation/Fixes The PureSystems Manager on IBM PureApplication System is affected. The solution is to upgrade the IBM PureApplication System to the following fix level: IBM PureApplication System V2.2: Upgrade to IBM PureApplication System V2.2.1 IBM PureApplication System V2.1: Upgrade to IBM PureApplication System V188.8.131.52 IBM PureApplication System V2.0: Contact customer support for upgrade options. 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 v2 Guide On-line Calculator v2 Complete CVSS v3 Guide On-line Calculator v3 Related information IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog Acknowledgement None Change History 28 July 2016: Original version published *The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. 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