IBM WebSphere Portal Apache Commons FileUpload DoS

2014-06-03T00:00:00
ID WEBSPHERE_PORTAL_CVE-2014-0050.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2016-05-19T00:00:00

Description

The version of IBM WebSphere Portal on the remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability in the Apache Commons FileUpload library that allows an attacker to cause the application to enter an infinite loop.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(74293);
  script_version("$Revision: 1.5 $");
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2016/05/19 18:10:50 $");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2014-0050");
  script_bugtraq_id(65400);
  script_osvdb_id(102945);
  script_xref(name:"EDB-ID", value:"31615");

  script_name(english:"IBM WebSphere Portal Apache Commons FileUpload DoS");
  script_summary(english:"Checks for installed patches.");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote Windows host has web portal software installed that is
affected by a denial of service vulnerability.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The version of IBM WebSphere Portal on the remote host is affected by
a denial of service vulnerability in the Apache Commons FileUpload
library that allows an attacker to cause the application to enter an
infinite loop.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21672575");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24029452#CF028");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24034497#CF12");
  # https://www-304.ibm.com/connections/blogs/PSIRT/entry/ibm_security_bulletin_fixes_available_for_vulnerability_in_apache_commons_fileupload_contained_in_ibm_websphere_portal_cve_2014_0050?lang=en_us
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?12fd87aa");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"For 6.1.x, first upgrade to either : Fix Pack 6.1.0.6 CF27 or Fix Pack
6.1.5.3 CF27; then apply Interim Fixes PI14025, PI14027, PI14028,
PI14029, PI14086, PI14150, PI14812, PI15187, and PI17908.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2014/02/06");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2014/05/13");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2014/06/03");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/a:ibm:websphere_portal");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"CGI abuses");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");

  script_dependencies("websphere_portal_installed.nbin");
  script_require_keys("installed_sw/IBM WebSphere Portal");
  exit(0);
}

include("websphere_portal_version.inc");

efixes = "PI14025, PI14027, PI14028, PI14029, PI14086, PI14150, PI14812, PI15187, PI17908";

websphere_portal_check_version(
  checks:make_array(
    "6.1.5.0, 6.1.5.3, CF27", make_list(efixes),
    "6.1.0.0, 6.1.0.6, CF27", make_list(efixes),
    "6.0.0.0, 6.0.0.1", make_list(efixes)
  ),
  severity:SECURITY_WARNING
);