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JR53843: SECURITY APAR - CVE-2013-5452 - XXE VULNERABILITY IN IBM BPM DOCUMENTSTORE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • An XML eXternal Entity (XXE) vulnerability has been reported for
    the embedded component that the IBM BPM document store uses.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix that updates the vulnerable embedded component to a fixed
    version
    - is available for IBM BPM V8.5.5.0 and
    - will be included in an IBM BPM V8.5.6.0 cumulative fix
    
    On Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral), search
    for JR53843:
    
    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 JR53843, 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

  • Not applicable
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR53843

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    855

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-07-20

  • Closed date

    2015-09-29

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-29

  • 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

  • R855 PSY

       UP

  • R856 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
29 September 2015