IBM WebSphere Application Server Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote application server is susceptible to an insecure file
permission vulnerability, a cross-site scripting attack, and other
unspecified vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of IBM WebSphere application server running on the remote
host is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An insecure file permission vulnerability that only affects
WebSphere Application Server running on the IBM i
platform. A local attacker may be able to exploit this
issue to obtain potentially sensitive information or
modify files in certain directories. (CVE-2011-1376)

- Cross-site scripting and other unspecified
vulnerabilities affecting the z/OS platform.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24031675

Solution :

Apply Fix Pack 43 for 6.1 / 21 for 7.0 / 2 for 8.0 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 57826 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51420
51414

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1376