IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0 < Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 45419


The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0.x before Fix Pack 25 appears to be running on the remote host. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

- An unspecified vulnerability in the Administrative Console involving monitor role users. (PK45768)

- WebSphere Application Server writes unspecified plaintext information to 'http_plugin.log' which might allow attackers to obtain sensitive information.

- An unspecified vulnerability in the 'PropFilePasswordEncoder' utility. (PK52709)

- A header buffer-handling vulnerability with unspecified impact. (PK57746)

- An unspecified vulnerability in the 'UOWManager'.


Apply Fix Pack 25 ( or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 45419

File Name: websphere_6_0_2_25.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 4/5/2010

Updated: 8/6/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Required KB Items: www/WebSphere

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/21/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/22/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6679, CVE-2008-0740, CVE-2008-0741

BID: 27400

CWE: 264

Secunia: 28588