IBM WebSphere Portal Unspecified Open Redirect (PI38632)

2015-05-28T00:00:00
ID WEBSPHERE_PORTAL_CVE-2015-1921.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-08-06T00:00:00

Description

The version of IBM WebSphere Portal installed on the Windows remote host is affected by an unspecified open redirect vulnerability due to improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker, using a specially crafted URL, can exploit this flaw to redirect a victim to an arbitrary website.

                                        
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# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(83873);
  script_version("1.4");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/08/06 14:03:14");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-1921");
  script_bugtraq_id(74705);

  script_name(english:"IBM WebSphere Portal Unspecified Open Redirect (PI38632)");
  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 an open redirect vulnerability.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The version of IBM WebSphere Portal installed on the Windows remote
host is affected by an unspecified open redirect vulnerability due to
improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker, using a
specially crafted URL, can exploit this flaw to redirect a victim to
an arbitrary website.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21884060");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"Upgrade to IBM WebSphere Portal 8.5.0 CF06 / 8.0.0.1 CF16 with interim
fix PI38632.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No exploit is required");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2015/05/15");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2015/05/15");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2015/05/28");

  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) 2015-2018 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");

websphere_portal_check_version(
  ranges:make_list(
    "8.0.0.0, 8.0.0.1, CF16"
  ),
  fix:"PI38632",
  severity:SECURITY_WARNING
);