IBM WebSphere Application Server < Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5076


The remote host is running a web server that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.0.2 before Fix Pack 35 appears to be running on the remote host. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- The administrative component's secure login page fails to redirect to an 'https: //' page when it receives an 'http: //' request. (PK77010)

- An unspecified security issue affects 'wsadmin' in the 'SystemManagement/Repository' component. (PK77235)

- An information disclosure vulnerability affects the 'Configservice APIs' in the Administrative Console' component. (PK84999)

- An unspecified vulnerability affects the 'Security' component, which permits 'non-standard HTTP methods'. (PK773246)


Apply Fix Pack 35 ( or later.

See Also;uid=swg27006876#60235

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5076

File Name: 5076.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 4270

Nessus ID: 38978

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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


Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1898, CVE-2009-1899, CVE-2009-1900, CVE-2009-1901

BID: 35405

OSVDB: 55074, 55075, 55076, 55077