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PM46354: CQ Web uses a cross-frame design

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Customer security scan concerns of CQweb app:
    Concern:
    (cross frame design is risky)
    
    3)  Cross-Frame Scripting - [OWASP 2010 A 10] Vulnerable
    Findings
    
            https://?servername?/cqweb/
    
    Message: Page found vulnerable to XFS
    harm weight: 120 (more harmful than others)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
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    ClearQuest web client was being displayed within an iframe.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearQuest 7.1.2.5 and 8.0.0.1.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM46354

  • Reported component name

    CLEARQUEST WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3600

  • Reported release

    712

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-08-24

  • Closed date

    2011-12-16

  • Last modified date

    2011-12-16

  • 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

    CLEARQUEST WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3600

Applicable component levels

  • R712 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 December 2011