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Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in IBM Java SDK affecting IBM Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence V5.1.0.7 and V5.1.0.8

Security Bulletin


Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities are identified in IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition Version 1.8 that is used by IBM Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence V5.1.0.7 and V5.1.0.8 respectively. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in July 2020.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-14579
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the Libraries component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause a denial of service resulting in a low availability impact using unknown attack vectors.
CVSS Base score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/185057 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

CVEID:   CVE-2020-14578
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the Libraries component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause a denial of service resulting in a low availability impact using unknown attack vectors.
CVSS Base score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/185056 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

CVEID:   CVE-2020-14577
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the JSSE component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information resulting in a low confidentiality impact using unknown attack vectors.
CVSS Base score: 3.7
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/185055 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence5.1.0.7 - 5.1.0.8

Remediation/Fixes

Download the fix pack for the appropriate operating system from  ADDI IBM fix packs JRE 8.0.6.16.

Customers need to perform the following steps to apply the fix:

  • Stop the ADDI Extension server
  • Navigate to the ADDI Extension install directory and rename the JRE folder
    <ADDI Install Dir>/IBM Application Delivery Intelligence/adi<version>/server/jre
    to
    <ADDI Install Dir>/IBM Application Delivery Intelligence/adi<version>/server/jre-original
  • This will ensure that the original JRE is kept as a backup if a restore is required
  • Extract the new JRE fix pack downloaded above to the ADDI Extension install directory.

<ADDI Install Dir>/IBM Application Delivery Intelligence/adi<version>/server/

  • Restart the ADDI Extension server

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

02 Nov 2020: 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.

Disclaimer

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 November 2020

UID

ibm16367275