IBM WebSphere Application Server < Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 before Fix Pack 17 appears to be
running on the remote host. As such, it is reportedly affected by
multiple flaws :

- An attribute in a SOAP security header may cause a
security exposure in Web Services applications.

- An unspecified vulnerability in the native AIO library
when running on AIX 5.3 may result in a denial of
service when calling into the '' library
or the 'getEvent() native method. (PK64529)

See also :

Solution :

If using WebSphere Application Server, apply Fix Pack 17 ( or

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 33127 ()

Bugtraq ID: 29543

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2550

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