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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IBM Java SDK and IBM Java Runtime affects Rational Business Developer

Security Bulletin


Summary

There is a vulnerability in IBM® SDK Java™ Technology Edition, Version 8 and IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Version 8 used by Rational Business Developer. Rational Business Developer has addressed the applicable CVE. This issue was disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK and Runtime Environment updates in the Oracle April 2021 Critical Patch Update.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-2161
DESCRIPTION:   An unspecified vulnerability in Java SE related to the Libraries component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to cause no confidentiality impact, high integrity impact, and no availability impact.
CVSS Base score: 5.9
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/200290 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
RBD9.5
RBD9.6

Remediation/Fixes





Product

VRMF

APAR

Remediation / First Fix

File Name

 

Rational Business Developer

9.5.x

None

https://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Business+Developer&release=9.5.0&platform=All&function=all    RBD_9.5_IBM_JDK8_SR6_FP31
    
    

Rational Business Developer

9.6.x

None


https://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm%7ERational&product=ibm/Rational/Rational+Business+Developer&release=9.6&platform=All&function=all

RBD_9.6_IBM_JDK8_SR6_FP31



Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

27 Aug 2021: 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:
27 August 2021

UID

ibm16484663