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Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in IBM Java Runtime, IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty, and Apache Commons affect IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center and IBM Spectrum Protect Client Management Service

Security Bulletin


Summary

Vulnerabilities in IBM® Runtime Environment Java™, IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty, and Apache Commons affect IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center and IBM Spectrum Protect Client Management Service. The Java vulnerabilities were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in January 2020, April 2020, and July 2020.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2020-4329
DESCRIPTION:   IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5, 9.0 and Liberty 17.0.0.3 through 20.0.0.4 could allow a remote, authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by improper parameter checking. This could be exploited to conduct spoofing attacks. IBM X-Force ID: 177841.
CVSS Base score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/177841 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)

CVEID:   CVE-2020-2654
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the Java SE 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/174601 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-2020-2781
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the Java SE JSSE 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: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/179681 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

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)

Third Party Entry:   177835
DESCRIPTION:   Apache Commons Codec information disclosure
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/177835 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM Spectrum Protect Operations Center8.1.0.000-8.1.10.xxx
7.1.0.000-7.1.11.xxx
IBM Spectrum Protect Client Management Service (CMS)8.1.0.000-8.1.10.xxx
7.1.0.000-7.1.11.xxx

Remediation/Fixes

IBM Spectrum Protect
Operations Center Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
PlatformLink to Fix
       8.1  8.1.11.000AIX
Linux
Windows
http://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6368263
       7.1  7.1.12.000AIX
Linux
Windows
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6368245
Note that the Apache Commons vulnerability (Third Party Entry 177835)
does not affect the 7.1 release.

 

IBM Spectrum Protect
Client Management Service Release
First Fixing
VRM Level
PlatformLink to Fix
       8.1   8.1.11.000Linux
Windows

https://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/tivoli-storage-management/maintenance/cms/v8r1
Note that the Apache Commons vulnerability (Third Party Entry 177835)
does not affect the 8.1 release.

       7.1    7.1.12.000Linux
Windows

https://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/tivoli-storage-management/maintenance/cms/v7r1
Note that the Apache Commons vulnerability (Third Party Entry 177835)
does not affect the 7.1 release.

 

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

20 November 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.

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Document Location

Worldwide

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Document Information

Modified date:
20 November 2020

UID

ibm16369171