BEA WebLogic Server 9.1 access control

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in BEA WebLogic Server 9.1 (Application Server Software). This affects some unknown processing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-264. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

BEA WebLogic Server 9.1 does not properly handle propagation of an admin server s security policy change log to temporarily unavailable managed servers, which might allow attackers to bypass intended restrictions, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-0426.

The weakness was presented 01/16/2007 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2007-4614 since 08/30/2007. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 04/28/2017). The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 22082), X-Force (36321) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-39280). See 2858, 2856, 2847 and 2852 for similar entries.





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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.3

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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2007-4614 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 22082 - BEA Multiple Products Multiple Vulnerabilities
X-Force: 36321
Vulnerability Center: 39280 - BEA WebLogic Server 9.1 Allows Remote Security Bypass - CVE-2007-4614, Medium
OSVDB: 45839 - BEA WebLogic Server Admin Server Security Policy Propogation Weakness

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Created: 03/16/2015 12:18 PM
Updated: 04/28/2017 08:51 AM
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