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Security Bulletin: Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Java Runtime affect IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for VMware and IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager for VMware (CVE-2016-3426)

Security Bulletin


Summary

There are multiple vulnerabilities in IBM® Runtime Environment Java™ Technology Edition that is used by IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for VMware (IBM Spectrum Protect™ for Virtual Environments) and IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager for VMware (IBM Spectrum Protect™ Snapshot). These issues were disclosed as part of the IBM Java SDK updates in April 2016.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID: CVE-2016-3426
DESCRIPTION:
An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Java SE and Java SE Embedded related to the JCE component could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information resulting in a partial confidentiality impact using unknown attack vectors.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/112457 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

The following products and versions are affected.

  • Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments: Data Protection for VMware (IBM Spectrum Protect for Virtual Environments):
    - 7.1.0.0 through 7.1.4.x
    (Note there is no 7.1.5 version.)
  • Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager for VMware (IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot):
    - 4.1.0.0 through 4.1.4.x
    (Note there is no 4.1.5 version.)

Remediation/Fixes

Tivoli Storage Manager for VE: Data Protection for VMware Release

First Fixing VRMF LevelClient
Platform
Link to Fix / Fix Availability Target
7.17.1.6Linux
Windows
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24042232
Tivoli Storage
FlashCopy Manager for VMware Release
First Fixing VRMF LevelClient
Platform
Link to Fix / Fix Availability Target
4.14.1.6Linuxhttp://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24042168

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

20 June 2016 - 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

swg21985466