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Security Bulletin: API Connect Developer Portal is affected by cross-site scripting vulnerability (CVE-2018-1430)

Security Bulletin


Summary

API Connect Developer Portal has addressed the following vulnerability.

IBM API Connect Developer Portal is vulnerable to cross-site scripting. This vulnerability allows users to embed arbitrary JavaScript code in the Web UI, thus altering the intended functionality and potentially leading to credentials disclosure within a trusted session.  

Vulnerability Details


CVEID: CVE-2018-1430
DESCRIPTION: 
IBM API Connect 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/139226 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

Affected API Connect

Affected Versions
IBM API Connect5.0.0.0-5.0.6.5
IBM API Connect5.0.7.0-5.0.7.2
IBM API Connect5.0.8.0-5.0.8.2

Remediation/Fixes

Affected Product

Addressed in VRMF
APAR
Remediation / First Fix
IBM API Connect

5.0.6.0-5.0.6.5
5.0.6.6LI79984 Addressed in IBM API Connect Portal V5.0.6.6.

Follow this link and find the "APIConnect-Portal" package:

https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm%7EWebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/IBM+API+Connect&release=5.0.6.5&platform=All&function=all
IBM API Connect

5.0.7.0-5.0.7.2
5.0.8.3LI79984 Addressed in IBM API Connect Portal 5.0.8.3.

Follow this link and find the "APIConnect-Portal" package:

https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm%7EWebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/IBM+API+Connect&release=5.0.8.2&platform=All&function=all
IBM API Connect

5.0.8.0-5.0.8.2
5.0.8.3LI79984 Addressed in IBM API Connect Portal 5.0.8.3.

Follow this link and find the "APIConnect-Portal" package:

https://www-945.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm%7EWebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/IBM+API+Connect&release=5.0.8.2&platform=All&function=all

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References

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Acknowledgement

The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Vasilis Sikkis at Qsecure

Change History

27 April 2018: original document 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.

Disclaimer

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018

UID

swg22013058