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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerability affects the Lifecycle Query Engine (LQE) that is shipped with Jazz Reporting Service (CVE-2018-1918)

Security Bulletin


There is a security vulnerability in the Lifecycle Query Engine (LQE) shipped with Jazz Reporting Service.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:  CVE-2018-1918
DESCRIPTION: IBM Jazz Reporting Service (JRS) 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  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

Jazz Reporting Service 6.0.3, 6.0.4, 6.0.5, and 6.0.6.


Apply the recommended fixes to all affected versions of Jazz Reporting Service.

Product VRMF Remediation
Jazz Reporting Service 6.0.3, 6.0.4, 6.0.5, 6.0.6 Download the interim fix 6.0.6-Rational-CLM-ifix005 (or later) package from the 6.0.6 iFix release site and follow the instructions inside the package for patch application.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

4 January 2019: 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.


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Internal Use Only

PSIRT 124587

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Document Information

Modified date:
04 January 2019