Oracle WebLogic Console / WLST Unspecified Privilege Escalation (CVE-2008-2577)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 17732


The remote Oracle WebLogic Server has a privilege escalation vulnerability.


According to its self-reported banner, the version of Oracle WebLogic Server running on the remote host is affected by an unspecified privilege escalation vulnerability in the Console / WLST component.


Upgrade to WebLogic Server / WebLogic Express 9.2 MP3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 17732

File Name: weblogic_2008_2577.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2011/11/30

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 56979

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:bea:weblogic_server, cpe:/a:oracle:weblogic_server

Required KB Items: www/weblogic

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/07/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2577

OSVDB: 47697