IBM WebSphere Application Server PM44303 security bypass

was-pm44303-security-bypass (77959) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

WebSphere Application Server could allow a remote authenticated attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by an error when validating user credentials following application of APAR PM44303. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized administrative access to the application and potentially gain access to confidential and critical customer data.

Note:
WebSphere Application Server customers should consider the contextual risk to their environment when assessing the impact of this vulnerability.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 4.4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

Refer to the appropriate IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system.

References:

  • IBM Interim Fix PO00087: IBM Intelligent Operations Center interim fix PO00087.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1609067: Potential security exposure with IBM WebSphere Application Server after installing PM44303.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1611311: Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1.0.45.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1611313: Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0.0.25.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1614265: Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5.0.1.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1616337: Potential security exposure with IBM Rational Developer for System z after installing PM44303 for WebSphere Application Server.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1618044: Potential security exposure from IBM WebSphere Application Server impacts Rational Application Developer.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1620517: Tivoli Federated Identity Manager Potential security exposure with IBM WebSphere Application Server APAR PM44303 (CVE-2012-3325).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1621420: IBM Service Delivery Manager security exposure after installing PM44303 for WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2012-3325).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1633992: Security Bulletin: Tivoli System Automation Application Mgr 3.2.2 (WAS).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1642791: IBM WebSphere Appliance Management Center, multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM Tivoli Integrated Portal.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1646292: Tivoli Business Service Manager - Websphere Potential security exposure(CVE-2012-3325) and Apache Tomcat hash denial of service (CVE-2011-4858).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1646446: Security Vulnerabilities addressed in IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager (CVE-2013-0464, CVE-2012-3325, CVE-2012-3325).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1646503: Tivoli Storage Productivity Center, multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM Tivoli Integrated Portal (CVE-2013-0464, CVE-2012-3325, CVE-2011-4858).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1646737: Potential Security issue for SmartCloud Cost Management (CVE-2013-0464 and CVE-2012-3325).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1650482: IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager can be affected by multiple vulnerabilities in IBM Tivoli Integrated Portal (CVE-2013-0464, CVE-2012-3325, CVE-2011-4858).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1651284: Tivoli Workload Dynamic Console Vulnerability exposure in Tivoli Integrated Portal component.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1654075: Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus Web GUI - IBM WebSphere Application Server PM44303 security bypass (CVE-2012-3325) and Hash denial of service (CVE-2011-4858).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1666077: Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On can be affected by a vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2014-0411).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1667352: IBM Security Directory Server can be affected by a vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2014-0411).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1672584: IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator can be affected by a vulnerability in IBM Runtime Environment, Java(TM) Technology Edition, Versions 5, 6 and 7 (CVE-2014-0411).
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1678544: IBM Security Directory Server can be affected by a vulnerability in IBM Runtime Environment, JavaTM Technology Edition Versions 5 and 6 (CVE 2014-0160).
  • BID-55309: IBM WebSphere Application Server Administrative Access Security Bypass Vulnerability
  • CVE-2012-3325: IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 6.1.x before 6.1.0.45, 7.0.x before 7.0.0.25, 8.0.x before 8.0.0.5, and 8.5.x Full Profile before 8.5.0.1, when the PM44303 fix is installed, does not properly validate credentials, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain administrative access via unspecified vectors.
  • SA50471: IBM WebSphere Application Server Administrative Access Security Bypass Vulnerability
  • SA51306: IBM Intelligent Operations Center Administrative Access Security Bypass Vulnerability
  • SA53006: IBM Tivoli System Automation Application Manager Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA54971: IBM Tivoli Integrated Portal Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA55115: IBM Tivoli Dynamic Workload Console Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Intelligent Operations Center 1.5
  • IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software 7.5
  • IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software 8.0
  • IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software 8.5
  • IBM Rational Developer for System z 7.1
  • IBM Rational Developer for System z 7.5
  • IBM Rational Developer for System z 8.0
  • IBM Rational Developer for System z 8.5
  • IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On 8.1
  • IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On 8.2
  • IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On 8.2.1
  • IBM Security Directory Integrator 6.1.1
  • IBM Security Directory Integrator 7.0
  • IBM Security Directory Integrator 7.1
  • IBM Security Directory Integrator 7.1.1
  • IBM Security Directory Integrator 7.2
  • IBM Security Directory Server 6.1
  • IBM Security Directory Server 6.2
  • IBM Security Directory Server 6.3
  • IBM Security Directory Server 6.3.1
  • IBM Service Delivery Manager 7.2.1
  • IBM Service Delivery Manager 7.2.2
  • IBM Service Delivery Manager 7.2.4
  • IBM SmartCloud Cost Management 2.1.0.0
  • IBM SmartCloud Cost Management 7.3
  • IBM SmartCloud Cost Management 7.3.0.1
  • IBM SmartCloud Cost Management 7.3.0.2
  • IBM SmartCloud Cost Management 7.3.0.3
  • IBM SmartCloud Cost Management 7.3.0.4
  • IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 4.2.0
  • IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager 4.2.1
  • IBM Tivoli Dynamic Workload Console 8.6.0.0
  • IBM Tivoli Dynamic Workload Console 8.6.0.1
  • IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager 6.1.1
  • IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager 6.2
  • IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager 6.2.1
  • IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager 6.2.2
  • IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager 1.0
  • IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager 2.0
  • IBM Tivoli Key Lifecycle Manager 2.0.1
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager 1.3.0
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager 1.3.1
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager 1.3.2
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus Web GUI 7.3.0
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus Web GUI 7.3.1
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.0.103
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.0.111
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.0.97
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.105
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.106
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.115
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.126
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.55
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.66
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.74
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.84
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.85
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.1.95
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.0.151
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.152
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.155
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.163
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.174
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.185
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.188
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.191
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.2.119
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.2.143
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.2.145
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.2.78
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.2.95
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 5.1.0 Standard
  • IBM Tivoli System Automation Application Manager 3.2.2
  • IBM WebSphere Appliance Management Center 4.0
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.0
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5

Reported:

Aug 28, 2012

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