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Security Bulletin: Multiple security vulnerabilities affect the Lifecycle Query Engine (LQE) that is shipped with Jazz Reporting Service (CVE-2016-5897, CVE-2016-6039)

Security Bulletin


There are multiple security vulnerabilities in the Lifecycle Query Engine (LQE) shipped with Jazz Reporting Service.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-5897
 IBM Jazz Reporting Service (JRS) is vulnerable to HTML injection. A remote attacker could inject malicious HTML code, which when viewed, would be executed in the victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting site.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

CVEID: CVE-2016-6039
 IBM Jazz Reporting Service (JRS) is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI thus altering the intended functionality potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.
CVSS Base Score: 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score: See for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Jazz Reporting Service 6.0, 6.0.1, and 6.0.2.


Apply the recommended fixes to all affected versions of Jazz Reporting Service.

Jazz Reporting Service6.0, 6.0.1, and 6.0.2Download the interim fix 6.0.2-Rational-CLM-ifix006 (or later) package from the 6.0.2 iFix release site and follow the instructions inside the package for patch application.

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Change History

7 December 2016: Initial Publication

*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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Internal Use Only

PSIRT # 6076 Record # 80043
PSIRT # 6578 Record # 83447

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018