Oracle GlassFish Server 2.1.1.x < Information Disclosure (July 2016 CPU)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 92464


The remote web server is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version number, the Oracle GlassFish Server running on the remote host is 2.1.1.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified flaw in the Administration subcomponent that allows an unauthenticated, remote attacker to disclose sensitive information.


Upgrade to Oracle GlassFish Server version or later as referenced in the July 2016 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92464

File Name: glassfish_cve-2016-5477.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 7/20/2016

Updated: 11/19/2019

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.6


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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-5477


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:glassfish_server

Required KB Items: www/glassfish

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/19/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/19/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5477

BID: 92032