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Vulnerability of WebSphere Application Server traditional: privilege escalation via Admin Console

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Admin Console of WebSphere Application Server traditional, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: Security Directory Server, Tivoli System Automation, Tivoli Workload Scheduler, WebSphere AS Liberty, WebSphere AS Traditional, IBM WebSphere ESB.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 3/4.
Creation date: 30/01/2018.
Références of this announce: 2012345, 2013084, 2013942, 2016520, 2017074, 7043863, 7048591, CVE-2017-1731, VIGILANCE-VUL-25174.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Admin Console of WebSphere Application Server traditional, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This weakness note impacts software or systems such as Security Directory Server, Tivoli System Automation, Tivoli Workload Scheduler, WebSphere AS Liberty, WebSphere AS Traditional, IBM WebSphere ESB.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat note is important.

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 weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

WebSphere Application Server Liberty: version 18.0.0.1.
The version 18.0.0.1 is fixed:
  http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27043863

WebSphere Application Server Traditional: version 9.0.0.7.
The version 9.0.0.7 is fixed:
  http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27048591

WebSphere Application Server traditional: patch for Admin Console.
A patch is indicated in information sources for each branch 7.x to 9.x.

IBM Security Directory Server: solution for Websphere AS.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM Tivoli System Automation Application Manager: solution for WebSphere AS.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler: solution for WebSphere AS.
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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