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Security Bulletin: JBoss RestEasy vulnerabilities in IBM Emptoris Contract Management (CVE-2014-3490)

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JBoss RestEasy shipped with IBM Emptoris Contract Management is vulnerable to information disclosure.

Vulnerability Details

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3490

DESCRIPTION: RESTEasy could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an incomplete fix related to the processing of XML data. By sending specially-crafted XML data, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain contents of local files and other sensitive information.

CVSS Base Score: 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Emptoris Contract Management 10.0.2.x


The remediation to this issue is to apply iFix or a fix pack as soon as practical. Please see below for the information on the fixes available.

Versions affectedRemediation iFix or fix pack –

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2018