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VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - May 03, 2013

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IBM Rational Service / Performance Tester Java Multiple Vulnerabilities

Release Date : 2013-05-03

Criticality level : Moderately critical
Impact : Manipulation of data
Exposure of sensitive information
DoS
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Software: IBM Rational Performance Tester 8.x
IBM Rational Service Tester 8.x

Description:
IBM has acknowledged a weakness and two vulnerabilities in IBM Rational Service Tester and Performance Tester, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose certain sensitive information, manipulate certain data, and cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

The vulnerabilities are reported in versions prior to 8.3.0.3.

Solution:
Update to version 8.3.0.3.

Original Advisory:
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21633299
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21633300

http://secunia.com/advisories/53302/

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