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JR51926: SECURITY APAR CVE-2015-0101 - SCRIPT INJECTION POSSIBLE IN REPORTS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The reporting function in the IBM Process Center console is
    vulnerable to Cross-Site-Scripting because of insufficient URL
    parameter validation.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • IBM BPM does not adequately validate URL parameters that are
    received with the previous pages. As a result, an attacker could
     include characters in these URL parameters that can be used to
    form malicious HTML or JavaScript.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for IBM BPM that includes adequate URL
    parameter validation.
    
    On Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral), search
    for JR51926:
    
    1. Select IBM Business Process Manager with your edition from
    the product selector, the installed version to the fix pack
    level, and your platform, and then click Continue.
    2. Select APAR or SPR, enter JR51926, and click Continue.
    
    When you download fix packages, ensure that you also download
    the readme file for each fix. Review each readme file for
    additional installation instructions and information about the
    fix.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR51926

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-12-01

  • Closed date

    2015-02-13

  • Last modified date

    2015-02-13

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R751 PSY

       UP

  • R801 PSY

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R855 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
13 February 2015