IBM WebSphere Portal HTTP response splitting
|was-portal-cve20132950-response-splitting (83618)||Low Risk|
IBM WebSphere Portal is vulnerable to HTTP response splitting when home substitution is enabled (disabled by default). An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to set arbitrary content in the second response, giving control over the appearance of the content rendered.
Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1638864 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1638864: WebSphere Portal vulnerability to HTTP response splitting if home substitution enabled (CVE-2013-2950).
- BID-60201: IBM WebSphere Portal CVE-2013-2950 HTTP Response Splitting Vulnerability
- CVE-2013-2950: CRLF injection vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Portal 6.1.0.x before 184.108.40.206 CF26, 6.1.5.x before 6.1.5 CF26, 7.0.0.x before 220.127.116.11 CF21, and 8.0.0.x through 18.104.22.168 CF5, when home substitution (aka uri.home.substitution) is enabled, allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks via unspecified vectors.
- SA53627: IBM WebSphere Portal HTTP Response Splitting Vulnerability
- IBM WebSphere Portal 22.214.171.124
- IBM WebSphere Portal 7.0
- IBM WebSphere Portal 8.0
May 28, 2013
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the author/distributor (IBM Internet Security Systems X-Force) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.
For corrections or additions please email ignore thisxforceignore this@ignore thisus.ignore thisibm.comignore this
* According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall IBM be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.