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Security Bulletin: IBM WebSphere Cast Iron Solution & App Connect Professional is affected by Apache Tomcat vulnerabilities.

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM WebSphere Cast Iron Solution & App Connect Professional has addressed the following vulnerabilities reported in Apache Tomcat.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2019-12418
DESCRIPTION:   Apache Tomcat could allow a local attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system, caused by a flaw when configured with the JMX Remote Lifecycle Listener. By using man-in-the-middle attack techniques, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to capture user names and passwords used to access the JMX interface and gain elevated privileges.
CVSS Base score: 8.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/173626 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

CVEID:   CVE-2019-17563
DESCRIPTION:   Apache Tomcat could allow a local attacker to hijack a user's session. By using the FORM authentication function, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain access to another user's session.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/173558 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

WebSphere Cast Iron v 7.5.0.0, 7.5.0.1, 7.5.1.0

WebSphere Cast Iron v 7.0.0.0, 7.0.0.1,  7.0.0.2

App Connect Professional  v 7.5.2.0

App Connect Professional  v 7.5.3.0

 

 


Remediation/Fixes

 

ProductVRMFAPARRemediation/First Fix
IBM Cast Iron7.0.0.0
7.0.0.1
7.0.0.2
LI813227002 Fixcentral Link
IBM Cast Iron7.5.0.0
7.5.0.1
7.5.1.0
LI813227510 fixcentral Link
App Connect Professional7.5.2.0LI813227520 Fixcentral link
App Connect Professional7.5.3.0LI813227530 Fixcentral link
 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

31 Jan 2020: Initial Publication

*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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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
18 February 2020

UID

ibm12911497