IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5 < 126.96.36.199 DoS
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9989
SynopsisThe remote host is running an application server that is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack vector.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to be running a version of IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5 prior to 188.8.131.52 and is affected by a flaw that is triggered when handling serialized objects via SOAP connectors. This may allow a remote attacker to consume excessive resources.
SolutionUpgrade WebSphere Application Server to 184.108.40.206 or later.