IBM Rational ClearQuest 7.1.x < / 8.0.0.x < / 8.0.1.x < Multiple Vulnerabilities (credentialed check)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81783


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 / 8.0.1.x prior to installed. It is, therefore, potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A security bypass vulnerability exists due to an error in the login form which allows a remote attacker to perform brute-force attacks. (CVE-2014-3101)

- A security bypass vulnerability exists due to the lack of the secure flag for the session cookie during an SSL session. (CVE-2014-3103)

- A denial of service vulnerability exists due to improper parsing of recursion during entity expansion of XML documents. (CVE-2014-3104)

- A user enumeration vulnerability exists in the Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration (OSLC) due to different error messages being displayed when a user submits valid and invalid credentials. (CVE-2014-3105)

- A security bypass vulnerability exists due to improper enforcement of the 'Local Access Only' ACL related to the Help Server Administrator system. (CVE-2014-3106)


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81783

File Name: ibm_rational_clearquest_8_0_1_5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/03/12

Modified: 2016/05/20

Dependencies: 61564

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:rational_clearquest

Required KB Items: installed_sw/IBM Rational ClearQuest, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/09/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3101, CVE-2014-3103, CVE-2014-3104, CVE-2014-3105, CVE-2014-3106

BID: 70032, 70033, 70036

OSVDB: 111644, 111645, 111646, 111647, 111648