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: 2011/07/25

Modified: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 20949

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:rim:blackberry_enterprise_server

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/07/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0287

BID: 48655

Secunia: 45242