CVE-2014-6166

MEDIUM

Description

The Communications Enabled Applications (CEA) service in IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.0.x before 8.0.0.10 and 8.5.x before 8.5.5.4, and Feature Pack for CEA 1.x before 1.0.0.15, allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via an XML external entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, related to an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.

References

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PI25310

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PI28632

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21690185

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/97746

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-12-18

Updated: 2017-09-08

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM