IBM WebSphere Application Server WebContainer HTTP response splitting
|websphere-webcontainer-response-splitting (47199)||Low Risk|
WebSphere Application Server is vulnerable to HTTP response splitting, caused by improper validation of response headers by the WebContainer component when any Web-based applications are used. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using unspecified attack vectors to have an unknown impact on the system.IBM3
Reported By: Alex Lauerman of FishNet Security
Apply Cumulative Fix 19 (126.96.36.199 or later) and then install Interim Fix APAR PK69929. See References.
- IBM Support & downloads: Fix list for WebSphere Application Server Version 5.1.1.
- BID-33700: IBM WebSphere Application Server Multiple Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2008-4283: CRLF injection vulnerability in the WebContainer component in IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 188.8.131.52 and earlier 5.1.x versions allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks via unspecified vectors.
- OSVDB ID: 53979: IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) WebContainer Component Unspecified CRLF Injection
- IBM WebSphere Application Server 5.1
- IBM WebSphere Application Server 5.1.1
Jan 29, 2009
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