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CVE-2017-1503 Detail

Current Description

IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5, and 9.0 is vulnerable to HTTP response splitting attacks. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using specially-crafted URL to cause the server to return a split response, once the URL is clicked. This would allow the attacker to perform further attacks, such as Web cache poisoning, cross-site scripting, and possibly obtain sensitive information. IBM X-Force ID: 129578.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101234 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039521 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22006815 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/129578 VDB Entry Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server:7.0
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 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server:8.0
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 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server:8.5
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 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server:9.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-1503
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/05/2017