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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerability affects IBM® Rational® Team Concert

Security Bulletin


Summary

IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC) is affected by a potential security vulnerability related to the usage of a broken or Risky Cryptographic Algorithm.

Vulnerability Details


CVEID: CVE-2017-1701
DESCRIPTION:
IBM Team Concert (RTC) stores credentials for users using a weak encryption algorithm, which could allow an authenticated user to obtain highly sensitive information.
CVSS Base Score: 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/134393 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)

Affected Products and Versions

Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management 5.0 - 6.0.5

Rational Team Concert 5.0 - 5.0.2
Rational Team Concert 6.0 - 6.0.5

Remediation/Fixes

For the 6.0 - 6.0.5 releases, upgrade to version 6.0.5 iFix03 or later


For the 6.0 - 6.0.2 releases, upgrade to version 6.0.2 iFix16 or later For the 5.x releases, upgrade to version 5.0.2 iFix25 or later

For any prior versions of the products listed above, IBM recommends upgrading to a fixed, supported version/release/platform of the product.

If the iFix is not found in the Fix Portal please contact IBM Support.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

10 April 2018: Initial Publication

*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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Product Synonym

Rational Team Concert

Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018

UID

swg22015454