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Vulnerability of IBM WebSphere Application Server: directory traversal via Admin Network Deployment

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories via Admin Network Deployment of IBM WebSphere Application Server, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
Impacted products: WebSphere AS Traditional.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 18/09/2019.
Références of this threat: 964766, CVE-2019-4505, VIGILANCE-VUL-30357.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories via Admin Network Deployment of IBM WebSphere Application Server, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
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This weakness announce impacts software or systems such as WebSphere AS Traditional.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat announce.

Solutions for this threat 

IBM WebSphere Application Server: patch for Admin Network Deployment.
A patch is available:
  https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/1073902
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