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JR56833: MULTIPLE VULNERABILITIES IN IBM SDK FOR NODE.JS MIGHT AFFECT THEIBM BPM CONFIGURATION EDITOR

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The IBM SDK for Node.js September 2016 Security Release fixes
    several vulnerabilities: CVE-2016-2178, CVE-2016-2183,
    CVE-2016-5325, CVE-2016-6303, CVE-2016-6304, CVE-2016-6306, and
    CVE-2016-7099. For more information, see "Security Bulletin:
    Multiple vulnerabilities may affect IBM® SDK for Node.js?" at
    https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21985392)
    
    The IBM BPM Configuration editor is based on IBM SDK for Node.js
    and picks up the latest security fixes with this interim fix.
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for IBM BPM V8.5.5.0, V8.5.6.0, and V8.5.7.0
    that upgrades IBM SDK for Node.js in the IBM BPM Configuration
    editor to a version containing the latest security fixes.
    
    For IBM BPM V8.5.5.0 and V8.5.6.0, search for JR56833 on Fix
    Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral):
    
    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 JR56833, and click Continue.
    
    For IBM BPM V8.5.6.0, this fix is built on IBM BPM 8.5.6.0
    cumulative fix 2. If you do not already have IBM BPM V8.5.6
    cumulative fix 2 installed, download and install it from
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24041303.
    
    For IBM BPM V8.5.7.0, the fix will be included in IBM BPM V8.5.7
    cumulative fix 2016.12. To determine whether the later
    cumulative fix is available and download it if it is, complete
    the following steps on Fix Central:
    
    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 Text, enter 'cumulative fix' 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

    JR56833

  • Reported component name

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9400

  • Reported release

    857

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-10-18

  • Closed date

    2016-12-27

  • Last modified date

    2016-12-27

  • 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 ADVANCED

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9400

Applicable component levels

  • R857 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
27 December 2016