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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   IBM WebSphere Vendors:   IBM
IBM WebSphere Application Server Flaw Lets Remote Users Downgrade the TLS Connection to Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1041718
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1041718
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-1719   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 25 2018
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 9.0 8.5
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM WebSphere Application Server. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

In certain conditions were FIPS is enabled and the keystores/truststores are configured by the JVM property 'com.ibm.ssl.protocol', a remote user that can conduct a man-in-the-middle attack can downgrade the TLS connection and obtain potentially sensitive information communicated by the target system.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information communicated by the target system.
Solution:   IBM has issued a fix (APAR PI98768).

The IBM advisory is available at:

https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10718837

Vendor URL:  www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10718837 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any), z/OS

Message History:   None.


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