TIBCO Security Advisory: January 10, 2017 - TIBCO Spotfire® - 2017-3180

Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQ

Why is this advisory being issued?

Security vulnerabilities have been discovered in the products listed in the above 'Systems Affected' section

What is the impact of these vulnerabilities?

For detailed information on the vulnerability, please see the 'Impact' Section, above.

Which customers are affected?

These issues affect all customers using the above product versions.

Where can I get a software update?

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 CASE ID: 01443767 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?

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 Spotfire® Analytics Platform for AWS Marketplace

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analytics Platform for AWS Marketplace 7.0.2 and earlier

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analytics Platform for AWS Marketplace 7.8.0

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

TIBCO Silver® Fabric Enabler for Spotfire® Web Player

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Silver® Fabric Enabler for Spotfire® Web Player 2.1.2 and earlier

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Silver® Fabric Enabler for Spotfire® Web Player 2.1.3

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

Which TIBCO products include TIBCO Silver® Fabric Enabler for Spotfire® Web Player?

Products that include TIBCO Silver® Fabric Enabler for Spotfire® Web Player 2.1.2 include:

  • TIBCO Silver® Fabric Manager 5.8.0

TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.5.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.6.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.7.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.5.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.6.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.7.1

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

TIBCO Spotfire® Automation Services

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Automation Services 6.5.3 and earlier
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Automation Services 7.0.0, and 7.0.1

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Automation Services 6.5.4
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Automation Services 7.0.2

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

TIBCO Spotfire® Connectors

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Connectors 7.6.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Connectors 7.6.1

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

Which TIBCO products include TIBCO Spotfire® Connectors 7.6.0?

Products that include TIBCO Spotfire® Connectors 7.6.0 include:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Server 7.6.0

TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 6.5.3 and earlier
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.0.0, and 7.0.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.5.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.6.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.7.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 6.5.4
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.0.2
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.5.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.6.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit 7.7.1

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

Which TIBCO products include TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit?

Products that include TIBCO Spotfire® Deployment Kit include:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Server

TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 6.5.2 and earlier
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.0.0, and 7.0.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.5.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.6.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.7.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 6.5.4
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.0.2
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.5.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.6.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop 7.7.1

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Developer Edition

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Developer Edition 7.7.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire Desktop Developer Edition 7.8.0

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.0.1 and earlier
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.5.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.6.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.7.0

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.0.2
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.5.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.6.1
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop Language Packs 7.7.1

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

Which TIBCO products include TIBCO Spotfire Desktop Language Packs?

Products that include TIBCO Spotfire Desktop Language Packs include:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Desktop

TIBCO Spotfire® Professional

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Professional 6.5.3 and earlier
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Professional 7.0.0 and 7.0.1

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Professional 6.5.4
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Professional 7.0.2

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

Which TIBCO products include TIBCO Spotfire Professional?

Products that include TIBCO Spotfire Professional include:

  • TIBCO Cloud® Analytics 1.0.0
  • TIBCO DataSynapse™ Analytics 2.1.0
  • TIBCO LogLogic® Visual Analytics 2.1.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 6.5.3
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Analyst 7.0.1

TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player

Which product versions are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player 6.5.3 and earlier
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player 7.0.0 and 7.0.1

Which components are affected?

  • TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player Client

How should customers handle these issues?

For each affected system, customers should update to:

  • TIBCO Spotfire Web Player 6.5.4
  • TIBCO Spotfire Web Player 7.0.2

Please follow the instructions in the product installation manual.

What is updated by this new product version?

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

Which TIBCO products include TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player?

Products that include TIBCO Spotfire® Web Player include:

  • TIBCO Cloud® Analytics 1.0.0
  • TIBCO DataSynapse™ Analytics 2.1.0
  • TIBCO LogLogic® Visual Analytics 2.1.0
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Server 6.5.4
  • TIBCO Spotfire® Server 7.0.1

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