IBM Tivoli Directory Server up to Web Administration Tool improper authentication

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in IBM Tivoli Directory Server up to (Directory Service Software). Affected is an unknown functionality of the component Web Administration Tool. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a improper authentication vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-287. When an actor claims to have a given identity, the software does not prove or insufficiently proves that the claim is correct. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

IDSWebApp in the Web Administration Tool in IBM Tivoli Directory Server (TDS) 6.2 before does not require authentication for access to LDAP Server log files, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted URL.

The weakness was shared 07/17/2011 (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2011-2758. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

Upgrading to version eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (68338) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-32442). The entry 57955 is related to this item.






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.1

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Improper authentication
CWE: CWE-287
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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OpenVAS ID: 802224
OpenVAS Name: IBM Tivoli Directory Server Multiple Vulnerabilities
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Tivoli Directory Server


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Advisory: [404 Not Found]
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2011-2758 (🔍)
X-Force: 68338
Vulnerability Center: 32442 - IBM Tivoli Directory Server 6.2- LDAP Information Disclosure Vulnerability, Medium
SecurityFocus: 48512
Secunia: 45107

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 11/14/2021 03:42 PM
Changes: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM (55), 03/28/2017 12:36 PM (7), 11/14/2021 03:42 PM (5)
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