IBM WebSphere Application Server default messaging component information disclosure
|was-dmc-info-disclosure (72445)||Low Risk|
IBM WebSphere Application Server could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an error in the default messaging component when SIB dumps the SibRaRecoverableSiXaResource object. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information stored in the FFDC log file.
Refer to IBM APAR PM36685 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM APAR PM36685: SENSITIVE INFORMATION LOGGED BY SIB EXCEPTION WHEN DUMPING SibRaRecoverableSiXaResource OBJECT.
- CVE-2011-5066: The SibRaRecoverableSiXaResource class in the Default Messaging Component in IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 6.1 before 188.8.131.52 does not properly handle a Service Integration Bus (SIB) dump operation involving the First Failure Data Capture (FFDC) introspection code, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the FFDC log file.
- OSVDB ID: 78601: IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) Default Messaging Component SibRaRecoverableSiXaResource Class FFDC Log File Local Information Disclosure
- SA47771: IBM WebSphere Application Server for z/OS Data Disclosure Security Issue
- IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1
Dec 02, 2011
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