WebSphere Message Broker Toolkit and IBM Integration Toolkit cannot connect to remote WebSphere Message Broker or IBM Integration Bus node with a TLS-compliant cipher.
DESCRIPTION: IBM Integration Toolkit cannot connect to a remote IBM Integration Bus node with a TLS-compliant cipher because the IBM MQ client JARs are back level. The connection fails because the IBM MQ client JAR files included with the toolkit do not support the stronger TLS cipher suites.
CVSS Base Score: 1.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100349 for the current score
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Affected Products and Versions
WebSphere Message Broker Toolkit V7 and V8.
IBM Integration Toolkit V9
|IBM Integration Toolkit||V9.0||IT05725||9003 Interim Fix 001|
|WebSphere Message Broker |
|V8.0||IT05725||8005 Interim Fix 001|
|WebSphere Message Broker|
|V7.0||IT05725||7007 Interim Fix 002|
Toolkit interim fixes can be installed via IBM Installation Manager. In Installation Manager, please make sure that the Search service repositories during installation and updates option in Preferences -> Repositories is checked. Then click Update in the main panel to install the interim fixes listed above.
Workarounds and Mitigations
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8-Jun-2015 - Original version Published
10 -Jun-2015 -Minor text formatting changes
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Internal Use Only
WMB IIB Toolkit
23 March 2020