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CVE-2015-1936 Detail

Description

The administrative console in IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 8.0.0 before 8.0.0.11 and 8.5 before 8.5.5.6, when the Security feature is disabled, allows remote authenticated users to hijack sessions via the JSESSIONID parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/14/2015

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1936
Original release date:
07/14/2015
Last revised:
11/29/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75480 External Source BID 75480
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PI37230 External Source AIXAPAR PI37230
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21959083 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21959083

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

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