CVE-2014-6577

2015-01-21T15:28:00
ID CVE-2014-6577
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-11-28T19:12:00

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the XML Developer's Kit for C component in Oracle Database Server 11.2.0.3, 11.2.0.4, 12.1.0.1, and 12.1.0.2 allows remote authenticated users to affect confidentiality via unknown vectors. NOTE: the previous information is from the January 2015 CPU. Oracle has not commented on the original researcher's claim that this is an XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in the XML parser, which allows attackers to conduct internal port scanning, perform SSRF attacks, or cause a denial of service via a crafted (1) http: or (2) ftp: URI. Per: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2015-1972971.html

The CVSS score is 6.8 only on Windows for Database versions prior to 12c. The CVSS is 4.0 (Confidentiality is "Partial+") for Database 12c on Windows and for all versions of Database on Linux, Unix and other platforms.