02 November 2016
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2016.2566 Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in Struts v2 affect IBM Security Identity Manager ( CVE-2016-1181 CVE-2016-1182 ) 2 November 2016 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: IBM Security Identity Manager Publisher: IBM Operating System: AIX HP-UX Linux variants Solaris Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated Modify Arbitrary Files -- Remote/Unauthenticated Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2016-1182 CVE-2016-1181 Reference: ASB-2016.0095 ASB-2016.0074 ESB-2016.2491 ESB-2016.2357 ESB-2016.2310 ESB-2016.2223 Original Bulletin: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21992931 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in Struts v2 affect IBM Security Identity Manager ( CVE-2016-1181 CVE-2016-1182 ) Security Bulletin Summary Struts v2 vulnerabilities affect IBM Security Identity Manager. IBM Security Identity Manager has addressed the applicable CVEs. These issues were also addressed by IBM WebSphere Application Server, which is shipped with IBM Security Identity Manager. Vulnerability Details CVEID: CVE-2016-1181 DESCRIPTION: Apache Struts could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by the failure to protect against unintended remote operations against components on server memory by the ActionForm instance. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system. CVSS Base Score: 8.1 CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/113852 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H) CVEID: CVE-2016-1182 DESCRIPTION: Apache Struts could allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by the improper validation of input by the Validator. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to modify validation rules and error messages. CVSS Base Score: 4.8 CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/113853 for the current score CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L) Affected Products and Versions IBM Security Identity Manager version 6.0 Remediation/Fixes Principal Product and Version(s) Affected Supporting Product and Version IBM Security Identity Manager version 6.0 Apply fixes from Identity Manager and WebSphere Application Server IBM Security Identity Manager (ISIM) 6.0.0-ISS-SIM-FP0015 IBM Websphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5 and 8.5.5 - Vulnerabilities in Apache Struts affects IBM WebSphere Application Server Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins Subscribe to My Notifications to be notified of important product support alerts like this. References Complete CVSS v3 Guide On-line Calculator v3 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. Disclaimer According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY 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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