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BEA WebLogic Portal User-Entitlement Security Bypass

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Release Date:  2005-08-23    Last Update:  2005-08-25    Views:  9,999

Secunia Advisory SA16538

Where:

From remote

Impact:

Security Bypass

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

CVE Reference(s):

Description


A vulnerability has been reported in WebLogic Portal, which can be exploited by malicious users to bypass certain security restrictions.

The vulnerability is caused due to an error in enforcing user entitlements and can be exploited via specially crafted URLs to access pages that the user is not entitled to.

Successful exploitation requires that the entitlements are placed directly on desktop books, pages, or portlets.

The vulnerability has been reported in WebLogic Portal 8.1 through Service Pack 4 (all platforms).


Solution:
Apply patch (requires Service Pack 4):

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Provided and/or discovered by:
Reported by vendor.

Original Advisory:
BEA Systems:
http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/137

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

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Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this information to vuln@secunia.com

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