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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM HTTP Server shipped with IBM Rational ClearQuest

Security Bulletin


IBM HTTP Server is shipped as a component of IBM Rational ClearQuest. Information about a security vulnerability (CVE-2014-0963) affecting IBM HTTP Server has been published in a security bulletin.

Vulnerability Details

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Review security bulletin 1672843 for IBM HTTP Server for vulnerability details.

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Rational ClearQuest CM Server/CQWeb server component.

Versions affected: 7.0.0.x, 7.0.1.x, 7.1.1.x, 7.1.2.x, 8.0.0.x, 8.0.1.x.

Other parts of IBM Rational ClearQuest are not affected.


Update your CM Server/CQWeb server system to a newer version of IBM HTTP Server.
Apply the fixes listed in the security bulletin referenced above.

Affected Versions
Applying the fix
7.0.xDocument 1295608 explains how to update IBM HTTP Server in the RWP component of ClearQuest. Consult those instructions when applying the fix.
7.1.0.x, 7.1.1.x, and 7.1.2.xDocument 1390803 explains how to update IBM HTTP Server for ClearQuest CM Servers at release 7.1.x. Consult those instructions when applying the fix.
8.0.0.x, 8.0.1.xApply the IBM HTTP Server fix directly to your CMServer/CQWeb server host. No ClearQuest-specific steps are necessary.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

* 19 May 2014: Original copy 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:
16 June 2018