IBM Rational ClearQuest 7.1.x < / 8.0.0.x < Multiple Vulnerabilities (credentialed check)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 63323
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The remote host has software installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote host has a version of IBM Rational ClearQuest 7.1.x prior to / 8.0.0.x prior to installed. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified input validation error exists related to the Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration (OSLC) system that can allow cross-site scripting attacks. Note that this issue only affects systems if the 'CQ Web Server' is deployed. This vulnerability only affects the 7.1.2.x versions of ClearQuest. (CVE-2012-4839)

- An unspecified input validation error exists that can allow sensitive information to be disclosed via SQL error messages. (CVE-2012-5765 / PM72905)


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 63323

File Name: ibm_rational_clearquest_7_1_2_9.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 12/21/2012

Updated: 12/4/2019

Dependencies: ibm_rational_clearquest_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-5765


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:rational_clearquest

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM Rational ClearQuest

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/12/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/12/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4839, CVE-2012-5765

BID: 56946

CWE: 20, 74, 79, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 750, 751, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990