TIBCO Security Advisory: February 18, 2015 - TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Policy Manager

Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQ

Why is this advisory being issued?

Security vulnerabilities have been discovered in:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Policy Agent 3.0.0, 3.1.0, 3.1.1
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Policy Manager 3.0.0, 3.1.0, 3.1.1
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Management Agent for WCF 1.0.0, 1.1.0, 1.2.0
  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Management Agent for WebSphere 1.0.0, 1.1.0, 1.2.0

What is the impact of these vulnerabilities?

For detailed information on the vulnerability, 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 for the affected products 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 hot fixes 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_ID: 480073 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 identifier 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 Policy Agent

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Agent 3.0.0, 3.1.0, 3.1.1

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Policy Manager Authentication Module

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Agent 3.1.2 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Manager

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Manager 3.0.0, 3.1.0, 3.1.1

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Policy Manager Authentication Module

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Policy Manager 3.1.2 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Management Agent for WCF

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Management Agent for WCF 1.0.0, 1.1.0, 1.2.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Policy Manager Authentication Module

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Management Agent for WCF 1.2.1 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix Management Agent for WebSphere

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix® Management Agent for WebSphere 1.0.0, 1.1.0, 1.2.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Policy Manager Authentication Module

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO ActiveMatrix Management Agent for WebSphere 1.2.1 or higher

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

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