IBM Websphere Application Server CBIND security bypass
|was-cbind-security-bypass (77697)||Low Risk|
Websphere Application Server, when running on z/OS, could allow a local attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by failure to perform CBIND checks when using Federated Repositories for IIOP connections using Optimized Local Adapters. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability via a client application to access or modify application data.
Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1611313 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1611313: Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 22.214.171.124.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1614265: Security Vulnerabilities fixed in IBM WebSphere Application Server 126.96.36.199.
- BID-55671: IBM WebSphere Application Server for z/OS Local Security Bypass Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-3311: IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 6.1 before 188.8.131.52, 7.0 before 184.108.40.206, 8.0 before 220.127.116.11, and 8.5 before 18.104.22.168 on z/OS, in certain configurations involving Federated Repositories for IIOP connections and Optimized Local Adapters, does not perform CBIND checks, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions, and read or modify application data, via unspecified vectors.
- OSVDB ID: 85735: IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) for z/OS CBIND Check Handling Local Data Manipulation
- SA50751: IBM WebSphere Application Server for z/OS CBIND Check Bypass Vulnerability
- IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0
- IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5
Sep 24, 2012
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