IBM WebSphere Application Server < 6.0.2.35 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0.2 before Fix Pack 35 appears to
be running on the remote host. As such, it is reportedly affected by
multiple vulnerabilities :

- Non-standard HTTP methods are allowed. (PK73246)

- A login using the LPTAToken cookie may result in
extending LTPAToken expiration time longer than the
LTPAToken timeout value. (PK75919)

- Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities exist in sample
applications. (PK76720)

- If the admin console is directly accessed from http,
the console fails to redirect the connection to a
secure login page. (PK77010)

- 'wsadmin' is affected by a security exposure.
(PK77495)

- XML digital signature is affected by a security issue.
(PK80596)

- In certain cases, application source files are exposed.
(PK81387)

- Configservice APIs could display sensitive information.
(PK84999)

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27006876#60235

Solution :

Apply Fix Pack 35 (6.0.2.35) or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 38978 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35405

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1898
CVE-2009-1899
CVE-2009-1900
CVE-2009-1901