IBM Rational Service Tester and Performance Tester file and path name information disclosure

ibm-rst-cve20136312-info-disc (88593) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

IBM Rational Service Tester and Rational Performance Tester could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by a vulnerability regarding the handling of file or path names. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to potentially view system files and obtain sensitive information, which could be used to launch further attacks against the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.2
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

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

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1655814: Rational Service Tester file or path name vulnerability.
  • IBM Security Bulletin 1655815: Rational Performance Tester file or path name vulnerability.
  • BID-63856: IBM Rational Service Tester and Performance Tester File Access Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-6312: Unspecified vulnerability in IBM Rational Service Tester 8.3.x and 8.5.x before 8.5.1 and Rational Performance Tester 8.3.x and 8.5.x before 8.5.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via unknown vectors.
  • SA55693: IBM Rational Service Tester / Performance Tester System File Disclosure Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.3
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.3.0.1
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.3.0.2
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.3.0.3
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.5
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.5.0.1
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.5.0.2
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.3
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.3.0.1
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.3.0.2
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.3.0.3
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.5
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.5.0.1
  • IBM Rational Service Tester 8.5.0.2

Reported:

Nov 19, 2013

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