VDB-74648 · CVE-2015-1893 · BID 73916

IBM WebSphere DataPower XC10 up to access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in IBM WebSphere DataPower XC10 up to (Application Server Software). Affected by this issue is an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is confidentiality, and integrity. CVE summarizes:

The IBM WebSphere DataPower XC10 appliance 2.1 before allows remote attackers to hijack the sessions of arbitrary users, and consequently obtain sensitive information or modify data, via unspecified vectors.

The weakness was presented 04/06/2015 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at www-01.ibm.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2015-1893 since 02/19/2015. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

Upgrading to version eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at SecurityTracker (ID 1032025).






  • commercial

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: WebSphere DataPower XC10


02/19/2015 🔍
04/02/2015 +41 days 🔍
04/05/2015 +3 days 🔍
04/06/2015 +1 days 🔍
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04/06/2015 +0 days 🔍
09/13/2018 +1256 days 🔍


Vendor: ibm.com

Advisory: www-01.ibm.com
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2015-1893 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032025
SecurityFocus: 73916 - IBM WebSphere DataPower XC10 Appliance CVE-2015-1893 Session Hijacking Vulnerability


Created: 04/06/2015 09:14 AM
Updated: 09/13/2018 09:26 AM
Changes: 04/06/2015 09:14 AM (56), 09/13/2018 09:26 AM (3)
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