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Security Bulletin: Cross-site scripting Vulnerability in IBM® Rational® Quality Manager

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM® Rational® Quality Manager is affected by a potential cross-site scripting vulnerability

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-1609
DESCRIPTION: IBM Quality Manager (RQM) 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 https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/132929 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

Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management 5.0 - 6.0.6

Rational Quality Manager 6.0 - 6.0.6
Rational Quality Manager 5.0 - 5.0.2

Remediation/Fixes

For the 6.0.x releases:

For the 5.x releases, upgrade to version 5.0.2 iFix27 or later

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

31 October 2018: Initial version published

*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

PSIR Adv 9730

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Product Synonym

Rational Quality Manager;Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management Solution

Document Information

Modified date:
31 October 2018

UID

ibm10738137