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Potential security vulnerability in IBM WebSphere Application Server, on which the Administration Console runs. Fixes are available.

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IBM WebSphere Application Server contains a potential security vulnerability. Customers using the Infosphere Warehouse Administration Console, which runs as an application on WebSphere Application Server, might be exposed to performance or Denial of Service (DoS) issues.


The solution is to apply the fix for your version of WebSphere Application Server. Fixes are available from this document:

Potential security vulnerability when using Web based applications on IBM WebSphere Application Server due to Java HashTable implementation vulnerability (PM53930)

Related information

WebSphere Application Server security vulnerability

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere Warehouse
DWE - Administration Console

Software version: 9.1, 9.1.1, 9.1.2, 9.1.3, 9.5, 9.5.1, 9.5.2, 9.7.0, 9.7.1, 9.7.2, 9.7.3

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Software edition: Edition Independent

Reference #: 1578637

Modified date: 20 January 2012