WebSphere Application Server < 6.0.2.25 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4355

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The remote server is a WebSphere application server.
This version is reported to be vulnerable to a number of flaws. First, there is a reported flaw in the way that the administrative console monitors role users. Second, there is a buffer overflow in the default messaging component. Third, there is an unspecified flaw in the Java Transaction service. Fourth, there is an information disclosure flaw in the 'http_plugin.log' file. Fifth, there is an information disclosure flaw in the 'PropFilePasswordEncoder' utility. The details of these flaws are currently unknown; however, the vendor has released a patch to address these issues.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

See Also

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27400

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4355

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2008/01/22

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 4270

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0740, CVE-2008-0741

BID: 27400