IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0 < Fix Pack 9

medium Nessus Plugin ID 45431


The remote application server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0 before Fix Pack 9 appears to be running on the remote host. As such, it is reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified cross-site scripting vulnerability in the Administration Console. (PK97376)

- An error when defining a wsadmin scripting 'J2CConnectionFactory' object results in passwords being stored unencrypted in the resources.xml file. (PK95089)

- An error related to the ORB ListenerThread could allow remote, authenticated users to cause a denial of service.


If using WebSphere Application Server, apply Fix Pack 9 ( or later.

Otherwise, if using embedded WebSphere Application Server packaged with Tivoli Directory Server, apply the latest recommended eWAS fix pack.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45431

File Name: websphere_7_0_0_9.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 4/6/2010

Updated: 8/6/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Required KB Items: www/WebSphere

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/29/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/29/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0768, CVE-2010-0769, CVE-2010-0770

BID: 39051, 39056, 39295, 39567

Secunia: 39140