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 :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21404665
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27009778
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27007951#61019

Solution :

If using WebSphere Application Server, apply Fix Pack 19 (6.1.0.19) or
later.

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
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 34219 ()

Bugtraq ID: 31186
33700

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4111
CVE-2009-0432
CVE-2009-0433