Sun Java System Identity Manager 8.1 Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5303


The remote host is vulnerable to a privilege escalation attack.


The remote host is running Sun Java System Identity Manager 8.1 with Patch 5 or 6. Such versions are potentially affected by a privileges escalation vulnerability when it is configured with Sun Java System Access Manager, OpenSSO Enterprise 8.0, or IBM Tivoli Access Manager. An attacker, exploiting this flaw, could gain administrative privileges on the affected application.


Apply Patch 7 from the Sun reference.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 5303

File Name: 5303.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2010/01/15

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.8


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

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/01/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0311

BID: 37755