000033712 - RSA Authentication Manager 8.2 Security Vulnerability for Oracle WebLogic (CVE-2015-4852) - False Positive

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Article Number000033712
Applies To

RSA Product Set: RSA Authentication Manager
RSA Product/Service Type: Web Tier
RSA Version/Condition: 8.2
Platform: SUSE Linux 11 SP4
Platform (Other): Linux & Windows

CVE IDCVE-2015-4852
Article SummaryCVE-2015-4852:
This Security Alert addresses security issue CVE-2015-4852, a deserialization vulnerability involving Apache Commons and Oracle WebLogic Server. This is a remote code execution vulnerability and is remotely exploitable without authentication, i.e., may be exploited over a network without the need for a username and password.
Oracle WebLogic Server, versions 10.3.6.0, 12.1.2.0, 12.1.3.0, 12.2.1.0 are affected. 
Link to Advisorieshttp://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/alert-cve-2015-4852-2763333.html
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-4852
https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2015-4852
Alert ImpactNot Applicable
Technical DetailsFalse positive
Technical Details ExplanationWhat is vulnerable in this Oracle WebLogic version is mainly the Apache Common Collections Library.
https://commons.apache.org/proper/commons-collections/security-reports.html
 
Resolution

CVE-2015-4852
The WLS Security component in Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3.6.0, 12.1.2.0, 12.1.3.0, and 12.2.1.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a crafted serialized Java object in T3 protocol traffic to TCP port 7001, related to oracle_common/modules/com.bea.core.apache.commons.collections.jar.


Response: The flaw does not exist


RSA AM 8.2 includes a patch (Oracle Weblogic Patch 21983457 with Unique Patch ID 19594444) that corrects this vulnerability.

NotesThis is applies for Authentication Manager 8.2 and Web Tier 8.2

 

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