Vulnerability Note VU#352110
BEA WebLogic Server internal methods may disclose sensitive information
There is a vulnerability in BEA WebLogic Server that could allow users to obtain the credentials of the user who booted the server.
BEA Systems describes WebLogic Server as "an industrial-strength application infrastructure for developing, integrating, securing, and managing distributed Java applications." WebLogic Server provides a number of internal methods to interface with the server. A local or remote user with privileges to install and execute code implementing these internal methods could obtain the username and password of the user who booted the system.
The BEA Security Advisory states that the following versions of WebLogic Server and Express are affected by this vulnerability:
A local or remote user with privileges to install and execute code on the server could obtain the username and password of the user who booted the server.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|BEA Systems Inc.||Affected||-||22 Apr 2004|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was reported by BEA Systems Inc.
This document was written by Damon Morda.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 14 Apr 2004
- Date First Published: 22 Apr 2004
- Date Last Updated: 30 Apr 2004
- Severity Metric: 3.12
- Document Revision: 10
If you have feedback, comments, or additional information about this vulnerability, please send us email.