IBM WebSphere Application Server < 6.1.0.17 Unspecified Vulnerability

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4530

Synopsis

The remote application server is affected by an unspecified vulnerability.

Description

IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 before Fix Pack 17 appears to be running on the remote host. There reportedly is an attribute in a SOAP security header in such versions that may cause a security explosure in Web Services applications (PK61315).

Solution

Apply Fix Pack 17 (6.1.0.17) or later.

See Also

http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27007951#61017

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29543

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4530

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 4270

Nessus ID: 33127

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Reference Information

BID: 29543