IBM WebSphere Java Object Deserialization RCE

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Synopsis :

The remote WebSphere Application Server is affected by a remote code
execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote IBM WebSphere Application Server is affected by a remote
code execution vulnerability due to unsafe deserialize calls of
unauthenticated Java objects to the Apache Commons Collections (ACC)
library. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by
sending a crafted SOAP request, to execute arbitrary code on the
target host.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21970575
http://www.nessus.org/u?e0204f30

Solution :

Apply the appropriate interim fix per the vendor advisory.
Alternatively, ensure that all exposed ports used by the WebSphere
Application Server are firewalled from any public networks.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 87171 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77653

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7450

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