Embedded WebSphere Application Server is vulnerable to an XML External Entity (XXE) Injection vulnerability.
DESCRIPTION: IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0, 8.0, 8.5, and 9.0 is vulnerable to a XML External Entity Injection (XXE) attack when processing XML data. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to expose sensitive information or consume memory resources. IBM X-Force ID: 196649.
CVSS Base score: 8.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/196649 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:L)
Affected Products and Versions
|Content Collector for Email||4.0.x|
|Content Collector for Email||4.0.1||Use Content Collector for Email 220.127.116.11 Interim Fix IF010|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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01 June 2021: Initial Publication
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01 June 2021