Oracle Application Server Default Account improper authentication

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Oracle Application Server (Application Server Software) (the affected version is unknown). This vulnerability affects an unknown code of the component Default Account. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a weak authentication vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-287. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered . The weakness was presented 02/26/2002 as confirmed advisory ( The advisory is available at This vulnerability was named CVE-2002-1637 since 03/28/2005. The exploitation appears to be easy. Local access is required to approach this attack. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 57619 (Oracle Application Server Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Web Servers and running in the context remote.

A possible mitigation has been published 11 years after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 1053), X-Force (972), Vulnerability Center (SBV-20383) and Tenable (57619). See 578, 15392, 16220 and 16221 for similar entries.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.9
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Class: Weak authentication
CWE: CWE-287
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: No

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Nessus ID: 57619
Nessus Name: Oracle Application Server Multiple Vulnerabilities
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02/26/2002 🔍
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Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2002-1637 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 1053
X-Force: 972
Vulnerability Center: 20383 - Oracle 9i Application Server Multiple Components Are Installed with Default Usernames and Passwords, Medium
OSVDB: 18219 - Oracle default login and password: APPLSYS/FND

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Created: 07/11/2014 01:38 PM
Updated: 08/23/2019 09:29 AM
Changes: (5) vulnerability_discoverydate countermeasure_date source_osvdb source_osvdb_title source_securityfocus
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