IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 < Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 before Fix Pack 37 appears to be
running on the remote host. As such, it is potentially affected by
the following vulnerabilities :

- It is possible to trigger a DoS condition via SAAJ
API provided by the WebSphere Web services runtime.

- An unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability
exists in the IVT application. (PM20393)

- The AuthCache purge implementation is not able to
purge a user in AuthCache. (PM24668)

- A remote attacker can gain unspecified application access
on z/OS, when a Local OS user registry or Federated
Repository with RACF adapter is used. (PM35478)

See also :

Solution :

If using WebSphere Application Server, apply Fix Pack 37 ( or

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 53475 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46736

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1308