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Vulnerability of WebSphere AS ND: directory traversal

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories of WebSphere AS ND, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
Impacted systems: WebSphere AS Traditional.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 28/05/2021.
Références of this alert: 6456955, CVE-2021-20517, VIGILANCE-VUL-35561.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories of WebSphere AS ND, in order to read a file...
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This threat note impacts software or systems such as WebSphere AS Traditional.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity note 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 vulnerability note.

Solutions for this threat 

Fixes for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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