BlackBerry Enterprise Server Administration API Unspecified Remote Vulnerability (KB27258)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 55670


The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by a vulnerability that can result in information disclosure and partial denial of service.


The version of BlackBerry Enterprise Server on the remote host reportedly contains a vulnerability in its administrator API. By exploiting this vulnerability, an attacker may be able to read files stored on the BlackBerry Enterprise Server that contain only printable characters or exhaust the resources on the server resulting in denial of service.


Install the Interim Security Software Update for July 12th 2011, or upgrade to at least 5.0.1 MR4 for Novell GroupWise / 5.0.3 MR3 for IBM Lotus Domino / 5.0.3 MR3 for Microsoft Exchange.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55670

File Name: blackberry_es_api_kb27258.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 7/25/2011

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:rim:blackberry_enterprise_server

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/12/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/12/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0287

BID: 48655

Secunia: 45242