Oracle Database Server contains several vulnerabilities

2004-09-01T00:00:00
ID VU:316206
Type cert
Reporter CERT
Modified 2004-09-01T00:00:00

Description

Overview

Several vulnerabilities exist in the Oracle Database Server and Listener. According the the Oracle Security Alert, exploitation of these vulnerabilities would require the attacker to have network access, but not a valid user account on the vulnerable system.

Description

Oracle Database 10g Release 1 version 10.1.0.2, Oracle9i Database Server Release 2 versions 9.2.0.4 and 9.2.0.5, Oracle9i Database Server Release 1 versions 9.0.1.4, 9.0.1.5 and 9.0.4, and Oracle8i Database Server Release 3 version 8.1.7.4 contain multiple vulnerabilities in the in the Database Server and Listener. In order to exploit these vulnerabilities an attacker would need to have network access to the vulnerable systems.


Impact

The complete impact of this vulnerabilities is not clear. Oracle has rated this issue as High. For more information about Oracle's severity ratings please see:

<http://otn.oracle.com/deploy/security/pdf/oracle_severity_ratings.pdf>


Solution

Apply the appropriate patch or upgrade as specified in the Oracle Security Alert #68 (pdf).

For sites that use Oracle's Collaboration Suite or E-Business Suite 11i, please see Oracle Security Alert #68 (pdf) for remediation instructions.


Systems Affected

Vendor| Status| Date Notified| Date Updated
---|---|---|---
Oracle Corporation| | -| 01 Sep 2004
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.

CVSS Metrics

Group | Score | Vector
---|---|---
Base | N/A | N/A
Temporal | N/A | N/A
Environmental | N/A | N/A

References

  • <http://www.oracle.com/technology/deploy/security/alerts.htm>
  • <http://www.securitytracker.com/alerts/2004/Aug/1011110.html>
  • <http://secunia.com/advisories/12409/>
  • <http://www.oracle.com/technology/deploy/security/alerts.htm>
  • <http://www.securitytracker.com/alerts/2004/Sep/1011125.html>

Credit

These vulnerabilities were discovered by several parties and reported in an Oracle Security Alert.

This document was written by Jason A Rafail.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: Unknown
  • Date Public: 10 Aug 2004
  • Date First Published: 01 Sep 2004
  • Date Last Updated: 01 Sep 2004
  • Severity Metric: 24.68
  • Document Revision: 12