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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilites in IBM Java Runtime affect IBM Spectrum Protect (Tivoli Storage Manager) Windows and Macintosh Client (CVE-2017-10356)

Security Bulletin


Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in the IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ used by the IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) Windows and Macintosh Client. These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in October 2017.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2017-10356
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit Security component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information resulting in a high confidentiality impact using unknown attack vectors.
CVSS Base Score: 6.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/133785 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

The following versions of the IBM Spectrum Protect (formerly Tivoli Storage Manager) Windows and Macintosh Client are affected:

  • 8.1.0.0 through 8.1.4.0 Windows
    8.1.0.0 through 8.1.4.1 Macintosh
  • 7.1.0.0 through 7.1.8.1 Windows and Macintosh
  • 6.4 and below all levels (6.4 and below are EOS)

Remediation/Fixes

IBM Spectrum Protect (Tivoli Storage Manager) Client Release

First
Fixing
VRM Level
PlatformLink to Fix / Fix Availability Target
8.18.1.4.1Windowshttp://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043653
8.18.1.4.2Macintoshhttp://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043653
7.17.1.8.2Windows
Macintosh
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24044550
6.4 and below

IBM recommends upgrading to a fixed version (8.1.4.1 or 7.1.8.2) of the IBM Spectrum Protect Client.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

16 March 2018 - Original version published
20 April 2018 - Updated affected versions and Remediation table for Macintosh. Fixing level for Macintosh is 8.1.4.2.

*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:
17 June 2018

UID

swg22013545