IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0 < Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44588


The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0 before Fix Pack 39 for 6.0.2 appears to be running on the remote host. As such, it is reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A cross-site request forgery vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input by the administrative console. An authenticated user could exploit this vulnerability to perform cross-site scripting attacks. (PK87176)

- Due to an error in Java Naming and Directory Interface, it may be possible to obtain sensitive information.


Apply Fix Pack 39 for version 6.0.2 ( or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44588

File Name: websphere_6_0_2_39.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2010/02/11

Modified: 2013/01/02

Dependencies: 57034

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Required KB Items: www/WebSphere

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/12/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2747

BID: 37015, 37355

OSVDB: 59961

Secunia: 37772