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,,, are affected. 
Link to Advisorieshttp://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/alert-cve-2015-4852-2763333.html
Alert ImpactNot Applicable
Technical DetailsFalse positive
Technical Details ExplanationWhat is vulnerable in this Oracle WebLogic version is mainly the Apache Common Collections Library.

The WLS Security component in Oracle WebLogic Server,,, and 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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