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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerabilities have been identified in WebSphere Application Server shipped with WebSphere Service Registry and Repository (CVE-2019-4720, CVE-2020-4163 and CVE-2019-4670)

Security Bulletin


WebSphere Application Server is shipped as a component of WebSphere Service Registry and Repository. Information about security vulnerabilities affecting WebSphere Application Server have been published in security bulletins.

Vulnerability Details

Refer to the security bulletins(s) listed in the Remediation/Fixes section

Affected Products and Versions


Principal Product and Version(s)Affected Supporting Product and Version
WebSphere Service Registry and Repository V8.5WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5
WebSphere Service Registry and Repository V8.0WebSphere Application Server V8.0

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

06 Feb 2020: Initial Publication

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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
06 February 2020