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TIBCO Security Advisory: February 23, 2010 - TIBCO Administrator™

TIBCO Administrator™ vulnerability

Original release date: Feb 23, 2010
Last revised: --
Source: TIBCO Software Inc.


TIBCO Administrator components listed above will fail to properly enforce administrator privileges in some circumstance. This may allow unprivileged users to execute arbitrary commands with administrator privileges.

TIBCO has released an update which addresses this issue. TIBCO strongly recommends sites running the affected components to install the update and take corrective action as described below.

Systems Affected

  • TIBCO Administrator versions 5.4.0 through 5.6.0

The following components are affected:

  • TIBCO Administrator (tibreposerver5.jar)


An attacker can execute arbitrary code on any system that is a participant in a TIBCO domain that utilizes JMS as the communication transport.


Upgrade TIBCO Administrator to version 5.6.1 or above.

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