IBM WebSphere Portal directory traversal
|was-portal-cve20124834-traversal (78914)||High Risk|
IBM WebSphere Portal could allow a remote attacker to traverse directories on the system. An attacker could send a specially-crafted URL request to view arbitrary files on the system and obtain sensitive information. This information could be used to launch further attacks against the affected system.
Refer to IBM Flash (Alert) 1617713 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1617713: Security vulnerability in theme component for WebSphere Portal versions 7.0.0.x and 8.0.
- CVE-2012-4834: Directory traversal vulnerability in LayerLoader.jsp in the theme component in IBM WebSphere Portal 220.127.116.11 and 18.104.22.168 before CF19 and 8.0 before CF03 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a crafted URI.
- SA51281: IBM WebSphere Portal Theme Component Unspecified Vulnerability
- IBM WebSphere Portal 7.0
- IBM WebSphere Portal 8.0
Nov 19, 2012
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