TIBCO Security Advisory: September 25, 2013 - TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™

Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQ

Why is this advisory being issued?

Security vulnerabilities have been discovered in:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™ Service Engine version 5.10.0
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™ Service Engine Distribution for TIBCO Silver® Fabric version 5.10.0
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Policy Director versions 1.0.0 and 1.0.1
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Service Bus version 3.2.0
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Service Grid versions 3.2.0 and 3.2.1
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Service Grid Distribution for TIBCO Silver® Fabric version 3.2.0

What is the impact of these vulnerabilities?

The impact of these vulnerabilities may include information modification, information disclosure, and denial of service. For details, please see the security advisory.

Which customers are affected?

These issues affect all customers using the above product versions.

Where can I get software updates?

Customers with current maintenance can obtain product updates through their standard TIBCO fulfillment channel.

How will customers who receive TIBCO software via OEM partners be affected?

Customers of OEM partners can receive new versions and bundles from their OEM partners. Please contact your OEM partner for updates.

Can I get the software update if I am not current on maintenance, if I do not have access to the download site or access to TIBCO Support?

Please contact TIBCO Support by telephone. Please reference SR:1-F96EP7 in your communication to indicate the context of your request.

What is TIBCO doing to prevent future security issues?

TIBCO takes security very seriously. We perform rigorous testing for every product release, as well as code audits, structured walkthroughs and peer reviews. TIBCO has identified security vulnerabilities in products during internal testing and reviews and corrected them prior to release. TIBCO constantly evaluates and augments its security measures and will continue to do so.

Where can I get more information?

Product advisories can be accessed from the Security Advisories for TIBCO Products web page.

Customers with a current maintenance contract with TIBCO can log a service request with TIBCO Global Support (please refer to the service request identifiers listed above) and then call your support telephone number. Maintenance customers can also view product-specific Late Breaking News through the TIBCO Support Web.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Service Engine FAQ

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Service Engine version 5.10.0

What components are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Platform

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Service Engine version 5.10.0-SECR-001 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

Please see the product README, release notes and/or documentation for a complete list of changes.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Distribution for TIBCO Silver Fabric FAQ

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Service Engine Distribution for TIBCO Silver Fabric version 5.10.0

What components are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Platform

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Service Engine Distribution for TIBCO Silver Fabric version 5.10.0-SECR-001 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

Please see the product README, release notes and/or documentation for a complete list of changes.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Director FAQ

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Director versions 1.0.0 and 1.0.1

What components are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Platform

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Director version 1.0.1-SECR-001 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

Please see the product README, release notes and/or documentation for a complete list of changes.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Bus FAQ

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Bus version 3.2.0

What components are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Platform

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Bus version 3.3.0 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

Please see the product README, release notes and/or documentation for a complete list of changes.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Grid FAQ

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Grid versions 3.2.0 and 3.2.1

What components are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Platform

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Grid version 3.3.0 or high

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

Please see the product README, release notes and/or documentation for a complete list of changes.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Grid Distribution for TIBCO Silver Fabric FAQ

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Grid Distribution for TIBCO Silver Fabric version 3.2.0

What components are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Platform

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Service Grid Distribution for TIBCO Silver Fabric version 3.2.0-SECR-001 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

Please see the product README, release notes and/or documentation for a complete list of changes.

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