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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilites in IBM Java Runtime affect IBM Spectrum Protect (Tivoli Storage Manager) Windows and Macintosh Client (CVE-2018-2603, CVE-2018-2633)

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 January 2018.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2018-2603
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit 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: 5.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/137855 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)

CVEID: CVE-2018-2633
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE related to the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JNDI component could allow an unauthenticated attacker to take control of the system.
CVSS Base Score: 8.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/137885 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)

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 7.1.8.2 Windows and Macintosh

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
7.17.1.8.3Windows
Macintosh
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24044550

Customers using older versions of the product (6.4 and below) should upgrade to a supported fixed version.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

Off

Change History

5 June 2018 - Original 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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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018

UID

swg22016042