CVE-2014-6166

medium
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

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

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700046IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5.x < 8.5.5.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Servers
medium
700045IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.0.0.x < 8.0.0.10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Servers
medium
700044IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0.0.x < 7.0.0.35 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Servers
high
81401IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.0 < Fix Pack 10 Multiple Vulnerabilities (POODLE)NessusWeb Servers
medium
80398IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5 < Fix Pack 8.5.5.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (POODLE)NessusWeb Servers
medium