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Security Bulletin: Fix available for Vulnerability in Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) affecting IBM Cúram Social Program Management (CVE-2016-0261)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Cúram Social Program Management is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker might exploit this vulnerability by using a specially crafted URL to run a script in a victim's web browser.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-0261
DESCRIPTION: IBM Cúram Social Program Management is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker might exploit this vulnerability by using a specially crafted URL to execute script in a victim's web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, when the URL is clicked. An attacker might use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110604 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.0.0 - 6.0.0 SP2
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.4.0 - 6.0.4.6
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.0.5.0 - 6.0.5.9
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.0.0 - 6.1.0.1
IBM Cúram Social Program Management 6.1.1.0 - 6.1.1.1
IBM Care Management 6.0

Remediation/Fixes

Product

VRMFRemediation/First Fix
IBM Cúram Social Program Management6.0 SP2Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.0 SP2 EP29 or a subsequent 6.0 release
IBM Cúram Social Program Management6.0.4Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.0.4.6 iFix3 or a subsequent 6.0.4 release
IBM Cúram Social Program Management6.0.5Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.0.5.9 iFix2 or a subsequent 6.0.5 release
IBM Cúram Social Program Management6.1.0.1Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.1.0.1 iFix1 or a subsequent 6.1.0 release
IBM Cúram Social Program Management6.1.1.1Visit IBM Fix Central and upgrade to 6.1.1.1 iFix1 or a subsequent 6.1.1 release
IBM Care Management6.0See Workarounds & Mitigations

Workarounds and Mitigations

Customers should contact IBM Cúram Support if they require an IBM Care Management security fix.

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References

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Change History

14 April 2016: Original version published

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.

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Internal Use Only

CVEID: CVE-2016-0261
DESCRIPTION: IBM Cúram Social Program Management is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker might exploit this vulnerability by using a specially crafted URL to execute script in a victim's web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, when the URL is clicked. An attacker might use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/110604 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018

UID

swg21981103