TIBCO Security Advisory: November 6, 2018 - TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service

TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service Vulnerable to CSRF Attacks

Original release date: November 6, 2018
Last revised:
CVE-2018-12415
Source: TIBCO Software Inc.

Systems Affected

  • TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service versions 8.4.0 and below
  • TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service - Community Edition versions 8.4.0 and below
  • TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service - Developer Edition versions 8.4.0 and below

The following components are affected:

  • Central Administration server (emsca)

Description

The component listed above contains a vulnerability which may allow an attacker to perform cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks.

Impact

In deployments of TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service (EMS) that use the Central Administration server, the impact of this vulnerability includes the theoretical possibility of reconfiguring all EMS servers administered by the affected component. With such access, the attacker might also be able to gain access to all data sent via EMS.

  CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.5 (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)

Solution

TIBCO has released updated versions of the affected components which address these issues.

For each affected system, update to the corresponding software versions:

  • TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service versions 8.4.0 and below update to version 8.4.1 or higher
  • TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service - Community Edition versions 8.4.0 and below update to version 8.4.1 or higher
  • TIBCO Enterprise Messaging Service - Developer Edition versions 8.4.0 and below update to version 8.4.1 or higher

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