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Security Bulletin: IBM WebSphere Cast Iron Solution is affected by OpenSSL vulnerabilities: CVE-2014-0224

Security Bulletin


Security vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSL that were reported on June 5, 2014 by the OpenSSL Project.

Vulnerability Details

CVE-ID: CVE-2014-0224

DESCRIPTION: OpenSSL is vulnerable to a man-in-the-middle attack, caused by the use of weak keying material in SSL/TLS clients and servers. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted handshake to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks to decrypt and modify traffic.

CVSS Base Score: 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM WebSphere Cast Iron Solution v7.0.0.0, v6.4.0.x, v6.3.0.x, v6.1.0.x and Interim Fixes on both physical appliance and virtual appliance affected.



VRMFAPARRemediation/First Fix
CastIron Appliance7.0.0.0 upto iFix available in FixCentral.
CastIron Appliance6.4.0.0 and all iFixes upto iFix
LI78043iFix available in FixCentral.
CastIron Appliance6.3.0.0 and all iFixes and all iFixes upto iFix
LI78043iFix available in FixCentral.
CastIron Appliance6.1 and all fixpacks upto and iFixes upto iFix
LI78043iFix available in FixCentral.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known

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Change History

19 June 2014: 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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Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018