IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 < Fix Pack 19 Multiple Flaws

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Synopsis :

The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 before Fix Pack 19 appears to be
running on the remote host. As such, it is reportedly affected by
multiple flaws :

- An as-yet unspecified security exposure vulnerability
exists when the 'FileServing' feature in the Servlet
Engine / Web Container component is enabled. (PK64302).

- It may be possible for an attacker to obtain sensitive
information from the file transfer servlet that is not
secured by default. (PK59108)

- A vulnerability in Web server plug-in could be exploited
to trigger a denial of service attack. (PK63499)

See also :

Solution :

If using WebSphere Application Server, apply Fix Pack 19 ( or

Otherwise, if using embedded WebSphere Application Server packaged with
Tivoli Directory Server, apply the latest recommended eWAS fix pack.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 34219 ()

Bugtraq ID: 31186

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4111