BEA WebLogic Portal deployment descriptor information disclosure

weblogic-deployment-descriptor-disclosure (24297) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

BEA WebLogic Portal could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. An attacker could send a specially-crafted HTTP request to obtain the deployment descriptor file, which contains information that could be used to launch further attacks against the affected server.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Refer to BEA Systems Inc. Security Advisory: (BEA06-112.00) for patch or upgrade information. See References.

References:

  • BEA Systems Inc. Security Advisory: (BEA06-112.00): An application's deployment descriptor source is visible. .
  • BID-16358: BEA WebLogic Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-0425: BEA WebLogic Portal 8.1 through SP4 allows remote attackers to obtain the source for a deployment descriptor file via unknown vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 22768: BEA WebLogic Portal Deployment Descriptors File Source Disclosure
  • SA18593: BEA WebLogic Portal Information Disclosure and Security Bypass
  • SECTRACK ID: 1015528: BEA WebLogic Multiple Bugs Let Remote Users Deny Service, Obtain Information, and Access Restricted Resources

Platforms Affected:

  • Oracle WebLogic Portal 8.1 SP4

Reported:

Jan 23, 2006

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