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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in IBM WebSphere Application Server shipped with Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition (CVE-2016-8919)

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Summary

Websphere Application Server (WAS) is shipped as a component of Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus WebGUI. Information about a security vulnerability affecting WAS has been published in a security bulletin.

Vulnerability Details

Please consult the security bulletin Denial of Service with WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2016-8919) for vulnerability details and information about fixes.

Affected Products and Versions

Principal Product and Version(s)

Affected Supporting Product and Version
Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 3.9.0 Bundled the TIP version 2.1.0.x which bundled IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x.
Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 4.1 Bundled the TIP version 2.2.0.x which bundled IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x.
Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 4.1.1 Bundled the TIP version 2.2.0.x which bundled IBM WebSphere version 7.0.0.x.
Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition 4.2.0 IBM Tivoli Network Manager 4.2 requires to install IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 8.5.5.5 or later version separately. Users are recommended to apply IBM WebSphere version 8.5.5.5 Security Interim Fixes.

Workarounds and Mitigations

None

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References

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Change History

25 January 2017: 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

swg21997800