Oracle WebLogic Server vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Oracle WebLogic Server (formerly BEA WebLogic Server) contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Oracle WebLogic Server is an application server based on Java Platform Enterprise Edition 5 (JavaEE5). Oracle WebLogic Server contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Daiki Fukumori of Secure Sky Technology, Inc. reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the vendor under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 2.6 (Low) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

Oracle Corporation
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 10.0 MP1
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 9.2 MP3
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 9.1
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 9.0
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 8.1 SP6
  • Oracle WebLogic Server 7.0 SP7


An arbitrary script may be executed on the user's web browser.

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Vendor Information

Oracle Corporation
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Cross-site Scripting(CWE-79) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2008-5461

  1. JVN : JVN#93431860
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2008-5461
  3. US-CERT Technical Cyber Security Alert : TA09-015A
  4. Secunia Advisory : SA33526
  5. SecurityFocus : 33177
  6. VUPEN Security : VUPEN/ADV-2009-0115
  7. JVN iPedia (Japanese) : JVNDB-2009-000007
Revision History

  • [2009/01/20]
      Web page published