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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in Cognos BI Server shipped with IBM Business Monitor (CVE-2014-0107)

Security Bulletin


There is a vulnerability in Apache Xalan-Java™ used by Cognos BI Server in IBM Business Monitor.

Affected Products and Versions

This problem affects the following versions of the product:

IBM Business Monitor Version 7.5.x

IBM Business Monitor Version 8.0.1.x

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Change History

16 September 2014: Original Version published

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018