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CVE-2009-0905 Detail

Current Description

IBM WebSphere MQ 6.0 before 6.0.2.8 and 7.0 before 7.0.1.0 does not properly handle long group names, which might allow local users to gain privileges by leveraging combinations of group names with the same initial substring.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/51042 'Note: This vulnerability only affects platforms where group names are limited to 12 characters in length.IB'

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 1.7 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.1


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IZ37102
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51042

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:6.0.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:7.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:websphere_mq:7.0.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0905
NVD Published Date:
10/30/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017