IBM InfoSphere Information Server could allow a local user under special circumstances to execute commands during installation processes that could expose sensitive information.
DESCRIPTION: IBM InfoSphere Information Server could allow a local user under special circumstances to execute commands during installation processes that could expose sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 1.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/101638 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
The following product, running on all supported platforms, are affected:
IBM InfoSphere Information Server: versions 8.5, 8.7, 9.1 and 11.3
|InfoSphere Information Server||11.3||JR52549||--Use the IBM InfoSphere Information Server version 220.127.116.11 for new installations|
--Update to the latest Updater for 11.3 before applying any patch
|InfoSphere Information Server||9.1||JR52549||--Before any new 9.1 install, or an Append Install to an existing 9.1 installation, download the 18.104.22.168 is-suite and apply Installer Patch against is-suite before running the install.|
--Before applying any patch to an existing 9.1 installation, update to the latest Unified Update installer
|InfoSphere Information Server||8.7||JR52549||--Before any new 8.7 install, or an Append Install to an existing 8.7 installation, download the 22.214.171.124 is-suite and apply Installer Patch against is-suite before running the install|
--Before applying any patch to an existing 8.7 installation, update to the latest Unified Update installer
|InfoSphere Information Server||8.5||JR52549||--Before any new 8.5 install, or an Append Install to an existing 8.5 installation, apply Installer Patch against the 126.96.36.199 is-suite before running the install|
--Before applying any patch to an existing 8.5 installation, update to the latest Updater for 8.5
Note: The same fix may be listed under multiple vulnerabilities. Installing the fix addresses all vulnerabilities to which the fix applies. Also, some fixes require installing both a fix pack and a subsequent patch. While the fix pack must be installed first, any additional patches required may be installed in any order.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
08 June 2015: Original Version Published
09 July 2015: Updated to include fix for 9.1, 8.7 and 8.5
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Internal Use Only
16 June 2018