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CVE-2019-4442 Detail

Current Description

IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5, and 9,0 could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the file system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to view arbitrary files on the system but not content. IBM X-Force ID: 163226.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  IBM Corporation
Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/163226 VDB Entry Vendor Advisory
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/959021 Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
7.0.0.0
Up to (including)
7.0.0.45
 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.0.0.0
Up to (including)
8.0.0.15
 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.5.0.0
Up to (including)
8.5.5.16
 cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_application_server
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
9.0.0.0
Up to (including)
9.0.5.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-4442
NVD Published Date:
09/17/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019