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CVE-2015-1946 Detail

Description

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 8.5 before 8.5.5.6, and WebSphere Virtual Enterprise 7.0 before 7.0.0.6 for WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 7.0 and 8.0, does not properly implement user roles, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/14/2015

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1946
Original release date:
07/14/2015
Last revised:
11/28/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.4 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not 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/75496 External Source BID 75496
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PI35180 External Source AIXAPAR PI35180
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)

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

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