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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   IBM WebSphere Vendors:   IBM
IBM WebSphere Message Broker Discloses Passwords to Local Users
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1021735
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2009-0503   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Feb 18 2009
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM WebSphere Message Broker. A local user can obtain the database password.

The database password is written to the Event Log and System Log. A local user with access to the log files can obtain the password.

[Editor's note: This vulnerability was originally reported by the vendor in December 2007.]

Impact:   A local user can obtain the database password.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (APAR IC55298; Fix Pack

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any), z/OS

Message History:   None.

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