WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile that is embedded in TADDM could allow a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system when OAuth grant type of password is used.
DESCRIPTION: WebSphere Application Server Full Profile and Liberty Profile could allow a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system caused when OAuth grant type of password is used.
CVSS Base Score: 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/101255 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Affected Products and Versions
The solution is to upgrade WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile to 184.108.40.206.
There is an eFix prepared on top of TADDM 7.3.0 FixPack 1.
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Note that the eFix requires manual deletion of the external/wlp directory.
If you need an eFix for TADDM 220.127.116.11 with already applied other eFixes, please contact IBM Support. Open a PMR for a custom version of this eFix. Include your current eFix level, TADDM version, and a link to this bulletin.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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17 August 2015: Original version published
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17 June 2018