Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java Runtime Environment were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in January 2020. IBM Java Runtime Environment, used by IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) for Enterprise Resource Planning. has addressed the applicable CVE which affects the WIndows platform. UPDATED May 5, 2020: Added download links to 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 fixes
DESCRIPTION: IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition Version 126.96.36.199 through 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206 through 220.127.116.11, and 18.104.22.168 through 22.214.171.124 could allow a local authenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by DLL search order hijacking vulnerability in Microsoft Windows client. By placing a specially-crafted file in a compromised folder, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system. IBM X-Force ID: 172618.
CVSS Base score: 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/172618 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
|IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) for Enterprise Resource Planning: Data Protection for SAP for Db2 on Windows||126.96.36.199-188.8.131.52 |
|IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) for Enterprise Resource Planning: Data Protection for SAP for Oracle on Windows||184.108.40.206-220.127.116.11|
|Data Protection for SAP for|
Db2 and Oracle Releases
|Platform||Link to Fix/Fix Availability|
Workarounds and Mitigations
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
15 April 2020: Initial Publication 5 May 2020: Added download links for 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 fixes
*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.
According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES ""AS IS"" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
05 May 2020