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Security Bulletin: WebSphere Message Broker and IBM Integration Bus are affected by error handling vulnerability (CVE-2014-6170).

Security Bulletin


Summary

The HTTPInput node of WebSphere Message Broker and IBM Integration Bus can return a soap fault including sensitive information that can be used to conduct an attack on the system.

Vulnerability Details

CVE- ID : CVE-2014-6170
DESCRIPTION : The HTTPInput node of WebSphere Message Broker and IBM Integration Bus can return a soap fault including sensitive information that can be used to conduct an attack on the system.
CVSS Base Score: 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/98309 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

IBM Integration Bus V9.0

WebSphere Message Broker V8.0

WebSphere Message Broker V7.0

Remediation/Fixes

Product

VRMFAPARRemediation/Fix
IBM Integration BusV9.0IT01929The APAR is targeted to be available in fix pack 9.0.0.4

An interim fix is available from IBM Fix Central:
http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm~WebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/Integration+Bus&release=All&platform=All&function=aparId&apars=IT01929
WebSphere Message Broker
V8.0
IT01929The APAR is targeted to be available in fix pack 8.0.0.6.

An interim fix is available from IBM Fix Central:
http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm~WebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/WebSphere+Message+Broker&release=All&platform=All&function=aparId&apars=IT01929
WebSphere Message Broker
V7.0
IT01929The APAR is targeted to be available in fix pack 7.0.0.8.

An interim fix is available from IBM Fix Central:
http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/selectFixes?parent=ibm~WebSphere&product=ibm/WebSphere/WebSphere+Message+Broker&release=All&platform=All&function=aparId&apars=IT01929


The planned maintenance release dates for WebSphere Message Broker and IBM Integration Bus are available at :
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27006308

Workarounds and Mitigations

None known

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References

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Acknowledgement

None

Change History

23-January- 2014 - 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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Internal Use Only

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Product Synonym

WMB IIB

Document Information

Modified date:
23 March 2020

UID

swg21690725