-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA256

===========================================================================
             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2016.2701
  Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM
          Websphere Application Server shipped with IBM Security
                     Identity Manager (CVE-2016-5983)
                             10 November 2016

===========================================================================

        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
        ---------------------------------

Product:           IBM Security Identity Manager
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Linux variants
                   Network Appliance
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2016-5983  

Original Bulletin: 
   http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21993994

- --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT--------------------

Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM
Websphere Application Server shipped with IBM Security Identity Manager
(CVE-2016-5983)

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Identity Manager
Server

Software version: 5.1, 6.0

Operating system(s): Linux, Platform Independent

Reference #: 1993994

Modified date: 09 November 2016

Security Bulletin

Summary

IBM Websphere Application Server is shipped as a component of IBM Security
Identity Manager (ISIM). Information about a security vulnerability affecting
IBM WebSphere Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.

Vulnerability Details

Please consult the IBM WebSphere deserialization of untrusted data
(CVE-2016-5983) security bulletin for more details

Affected Products and Versions			
Principal Product and Version(s)							Affected Supporting Product and Version
IBM Security Identity Manager version 6.0 and IBM Tivoli Identity Manager version 5.1   IBM Websphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5 and 8.5.5

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.

- --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT--------------------

You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's
registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is
maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue
receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If
you do not know who that is, please send an email to auscert@auscert.org.au
and we will forward your request to the appropriate person.

NOTE: Third Party Rights
This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members.  As
AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control
over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice
contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or
organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's
site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences
which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in
this security bulletin.

NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin.  It may
not be updated when updates to the original are made.  If downloading at
a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly
from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current.

Contact information for the authors of the original document is included
in the Security Bulletin above.  If you have any questions or need further
information, please contact them directly.

Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from:

        http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?cid=1980

===========================================================================
Australian Computer Emergency Response Team
The University of Queensland
Brisbane
Qld 4072

Internet Email: auscert@auscert.org.au
Facsimile:      (07) 3365 7031
Telephone:      (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417)
                AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours
                which are GMT+10:00 (AEST).
                On call after hours for member emergencies only.
===========================================================================
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967
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=ZVmg
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----