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CVE-2014-8890 Detail

Description

IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile 8.5.x before 8.5.5.4 allows remote attackers to gain privileges by leveraging the combination of a servlet's deployment descriptor security constraints and ServletSecurity annotations.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/18/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71834
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033384
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21690185 Vendor Advisory
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21963275
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/99009

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8890
NVD Published Date:
12/18/2014
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2017