IBM WebSphere MQ Client 6.x < / 7.x < CCDT Buffer Overflow

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57710

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VPR Score: 5.8


The remote Windows host has a service installed that is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The IBM WebSphere MQ client installed on the remote Windows host is version 6.x prior to or version 7.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by a heap-based buffer overflow flaw that allows a local attacker, using a specially crafted Client Channel Definition Table (CCDT) file, to gain unauthorized privileges.


Upgrade to WebSphere MQ Client / or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57710

File Name: websphere_mq_client_6027_7010.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/01/27

Updated: 2018/08/06

Dependencies: 57708

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.1

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_mq

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM WebSphere MQ

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/06/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0900

BID: 50460