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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                    ESB-2006.0076 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux]
         BEA WebLogic 14 security advisories released for WebLogic
                        Server, Express and Portal
                              25 January 2006


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           BEA WebLogic Server 9.0 and prior
                   BEA WebLogic Express
                   BEA WebLogic Portal
Publisher:         BEA Systems
Operating System:  Windows
                   UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:            Inappropriate Access
                   Access Privileged Data
                   Denial of Service
                   Provide Misleading Information
Access:            Remote/Unauthenticated

Original Bulletin: http://dev2dev.bea.com/advisoriesnotifications/

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BEA Systems have released 14 security advisories for BEA WebLogic Server, 
WebLogic Express and WebLogic Portal. Patches have now been released to 
fix these vulnerabilities. Details are as follows:

Console applies incorrect JNDI policies. 
Affects: WLS 9.0
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/176

Server's SSL identity not properly protected from applications. 
Affects: WLS 8.1 SP5
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/175

Using a connection filter can cause the server to slow down 
Affects: WLS 9.0, WLS 8.1 (-SP5), WLS 7.0 (-SP6)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/174

Non-active security provider appears active. 
Affects: WLS 9.0
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/173

A patch is available to enforce access to only specific resources. 
Affects: WLP 8.1 SP3, SP4, SP5
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/172

Application code installed on a server may be able to decrypt passwords 
Affects: WLS 9.0, WLS 8.1 (-SP5)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/171

Changed passwords may show up in audit log 
Affects: WLS 8.1 (-SP4)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/170

An application's deployment descriptor source is visible. 
Affects: WLP 8.1 (-SP4)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/169

The server log may be remotely viewable. 
Affects: WLS 8.1 (-SP4), WLS 7.0 (-SP6), WLS 6.1 (-SP7)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/168

Cleartext database password in the config.xml file. 
Affects: WLP 8.1 (-SP3)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/167

Multiple MBean vulnerabilities. 
Affects: WLS 8.1 (-SP4), WLS 7.0 (-SP6), WLS 6.1 (-SP7)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/166

Documentation is available describing securing multiple-domains managed from one instance of the WebLogic Server Administration Console. 
Affects: WLS 7.0, WLS 6.1
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/165

Requests for a servlet doing relative forwarding may result in a Denial-of-Service (DOS) attack. 
Affects: WLS 8.1 (-SP4), WLS 7.0 (-SP6)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/164

Anonymous binds to the embedded LDAP server are allowed. 
Affects: WLS 9.0, WLS 8.1 (-SP5), WLS 7.0 (-SP6)
Advisory: http://dev2dev.bea.com/pub/advisory/163

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