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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in
WebSphere Application Server shipped with WebSphere Remote
11 November 2015
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: IBM WebSphere Remote Server
Operating System: AIX
Impact/Access: Provide Misleading Information -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2015-2017
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Security Bulletin: A security vulnerability has been identified in WebSphere
Application Server shipped with WebSphere Remote Server (CVE-2015-2017)
More support for:
WebSphere Remote Server
6.1, 6.2, 6.2.1, 7.0, 7.1, 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 8.5
AIX, Linux, Windows
WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of WebSphere Remote
Server. Information about a security vulnerability affecting WebSphere
Application Server has been published in a security bulletin.
For vulnerability details, see the security bulletin HTTP response splitting
attack in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2015-2017)
Affected Products and Versions
Principal Product and Version(s) Affected Supporting Product and Version(s)
WebSphere Remote Server WebSphere Application Server
V6.1, V6.2, 6.2.1, 7.0, 7.1, 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 8.5 V6.1, 7.0, 8.0, 8.5, 8.5.5
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10 November 2015: Original Version Published
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