IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0 < Multiple Vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 45415


The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0.x before Fix Pack 17 appears to be running on the remote host. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

- An unspecified vulnerability in the Utility Classes.

- When 'ibm-web-ext.xmi' sets 'fileServingEnabled' to true and servlet caching is enabled, it is possible to obtain JSP source code through specially crafted requests.


Apply Fix Pack 17 ( or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 45415

File Name: websphere_6_0_2_17.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2010/04/05

Modified: 2016/05/06

Dependencies: 57034

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Required KB Items: www/WebSphere

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/12/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6636, CVE-2006-6637

BID: 21608, 21636, 22991

OSVDB: 40809, 41603

Secunia: 23414