Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 243886 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1019689.1.
Sun Java System Portal Server 7.1
Sun Java System Portal Server 7.2
Date of Resolved Release
Security Vulnerability Related to Sun Java System Portal Server May Allow Information Disclosure
A security vulnerability in the Sun Java Web Console components of the Sun Java System Portal Server may allow a remote unprivileged user to gain unauthorized access to certain local files within the Portal Server installation. As a result, any user may be allowed to view the configuration information of the Portal Server.
2. Contributing Factors
This issue can occur in the following releases:
To determine the version of Sun Java System Portal Server Software installed on a system, the following command can be run:
# <PS_INSTALL_DIR>/bin/psadmin version -u amadmin -f passwordFile
Note: Portal Server Software versions 7.0 or earlier are not impacted by this issue.
There are no predictable symptoms that would indicate the described issue has been exploited.
There is no workaround for this issue. Please see the Resolution section below.
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
For more information on Security Sun Alerts, see 1009886.1.
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