IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS) directory traversal
IBM Eclipse Help System 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.
|Base Score: ||7.1
| Access Vector: ||Network
| Access Complexity: ||Medium
| Authentication: ||None
| Confidentiality Impact: ||Complete
| Integrity Impact: ||None
| Availability Impact: ||None
|Temporal Score: ||5.3
| Exploitability: ||Unproven
| Remediation Level: ||Official-Fix
| Report Confidence: ||Confirmed
Refer to IBM Security Advisory 1670753 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- IBM Security Bulletin 1670753: Fix available for security vulnerabilities related to IEHS in IBM WebSphere Portal (multiple CVEs).
IBM Eclipse Help System CVE-2014-0918 Directory Traversal Vulnerability
Directory traversal vulnerability in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS) in IBM WebSphere Portal 6.1.0 through 188.8.131.52 CF27, 6.1.5 through 184.108.40.206 CF27, 7.0 through 220.127.116.11 CF27, and 8.0 before 18.104.22.168 CF06 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a crafted URL.
- IBM Eclipse Help System
- IBM WebSphere Portal 6.1.0
- IBM WebSphere Portal 7
- IBM WebSphere Portal 8.0
May 08, 2014
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