IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0 < / 8.0 < / 8.5 < / 9.0 < Information Disclosure (PI82630)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102200


The remote web application server is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The version of IBM WebSphere Application Server running on the remote host is 7.0 prior to, 8.0 prior to, 8.5 prior to, or 9.0 prior to It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified information disclosure flaw due to sensitive information being cached insecurely. This may allow a local attacker to access potentially sensitive information.

Note: Version 9.0 is only affected if you have changed the default value for the custom property cache.query.string to false.


Apply IBM WebSphere Application Server version 7.0 Fix Pack 45 ( (targeted availability 2Q 2018) / 8.0 Fix Pack 14 ( (targeted availability 16 October 2017) / 8.5 Fix Pack 13 ( (targeted availability 5 February 2018) / 9.0 Fix Pack 5 ( (targeted availability 29 September 2017) or later.
Alternatively, apply the appropriate Interim Fix PI82630 or workarounds or mitigations as recommended in the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 102200

File Name: websphere_cve-2017-1381.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2017/08/04

Modified: 2018/02/15

Dependencies: 57034

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 5.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Required KB Items: www/WebSphere, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1381

BID: 99917

OSVDB: 161633