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Security Bulletin: Apache Commons FileUpload Vulnerabilities affect IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) (CVE-2016-1000031)

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM) is affected by an Apache Commons FileUpload vulnerability. TADDM has addressed this vulnerability.

Vulnerability Details


CVE-ID: CVE-2016-1000031
Description: IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by deserialization of untrusted data in DiskFileItem class of FileUpload library. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the current process.
CVSS Base Score: 7.3
CVSS Temporal Score: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/117957 for more information
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)

Affected Products and Versions

TADDM 7.2.2.5
TADDM 7.3.0.3

Remediation/Fixes

Fix

VRMF
APAR
How to acquire fix
efix_taddm_7303_Commonsfileupload_FP320160323.zip7.3.0.3
None
efix_taddm_7225_commonsfileupload_FP520160209.zip7.2.2.5
None

Please get familiar with eFix readme in etc/efix_readme.txt

Workarounds and Mitigations

The only solution is to apply eFix prepared to specific TADDM version (7.2.2.5 or 7.3.0.3). This fix is only tested for TADDM versions 7.2.2.5 or 7.3.0.3 and should not be applied at other maintenance levels. Upgrade to the latest maintenance level to apply this fix.

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References

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Change History

16-Nov-17: Original version published
24-Nov-17: Review comments incorporated
09-Apr-18: Updated expired efix links

*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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Product Synonym

TADDM

Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018

UID

swg22010587