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vulnerability CVE-2018-1902

WebSphere AS: privilege escalation via Spoof Connection Information

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Spoof Connection Information of WebSphere AS, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: Rational ClearCase, Tivoli Storage Manager, Tivoli System Automation, WebSphere AS Liberty, WebSphere AS Traditional.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: intranet server.
Creation date: 08/03/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2018-1902, ibm10795115, ibm10876438, ibm10877000, ibm10884082, swg27048591, VIGILANCE-VUL-28690.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Spoof Connection Information of WebSphere AS, in order to escalate his privileges.
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