There are multiple vulnerabiltities in the IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition that is shipped with IBM WebSphere Application Server. These issues were disclosed in the IBM Java SDK updates in July 2016.
If you run your own Java code using the IBM Java Runtime delivered with this product, you should evaluate your code to determine whether the complete list of vulnerabilities are applicable to your code. For a complete list of vulnerabilities please refer to the link for “IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin" located in the “References” section for more information.
DESCRIPTION: An unspecified vulnerability related to the Networking component has no confidentiality impact, low integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base Score: 2.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/115273 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Java SDK shipped with IBM WebSphere Application Server Patterns 126.96.36.199 through 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206 through 220.127.116.11
Please see the IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin for WebSphere Application Server to determine which WebSphere Application Server versions are affected. The interim fix 18.104.22.168-WS-WASPATTERNS-JDK-JULY16 can be used to apply the July SDK versions in a PureApplication Environment.
Download the interim fix 22.214.171.124-WS-WASPATTERNS-JDK-JULY16.
Workarounds and Mitigations
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin
IBM Java SDK Security Bulletin for WebSphere Application Server
Interim Fix 126.96.36.199-WS-WASPATTERNS-JDK-JULY16
10/05/2016 Original Published document date
*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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15 June 2018