Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   



Category:   Application (Generic)  >   IBM Rational ClearCase Vendors:   IBM
IBM Rational ClearCase GSKit Does Not Generate Random Numbers
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1032026
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-6221   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 6 2015
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Modification of system information, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): -, -, and 8.0.1 -
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM Rational ClearCase. A remote user can obtain and modify potentially sensitive information.

The GSKit MSCAPI/MSCNG Interface Code does not generate cryptographically random data. A remote user may be able to exploit this to bypass cryptographic based security mechanisms to obtain or modify data.

Impact:   A remote user can decrypt sessions to obtain and modify data.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

For 8.0.1 through Fix Pack 7 ( for 8.0.1
For through Fix Pack 14 ( for 8.0
For through Fix Pack 17 ( for 7.1.2

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Randomization error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]

Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page

Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2021, LLC