SQL Injection Flaw in Oracle Workspace Manager

2007-10-18T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:18221
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2007-10-18T00:00:00

Description

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NGSSoftware Insight Security Research Advisory

Name: SQL Injection Flaw in Oracle Workspace Manager Systems Affected: Oracle 10g release 1 and 2, Oracle 9i Severity: High Vendor URL: http://www.oracle.com/ Author: David Litchfield [ davidl@ngssoftware.com ] Reported: 22nd August 2006 Date of Public Advisory: 17th October 2007 Advisory number: #NISR17102007B

Description


The Workspace Manager in Oracle 10g release 1 and 2 and Oracle 9i is vulnerable to SQL injection.

Details


The Workspace Manager, owned by SYS, contains a package called LT. This package is owned and defined by the SYS user and can be executed by PUBLIC. LT contains a procedure called FINDRICSET which calls the FINDRICSET package in the LTRIC package. This is vulnerable to SQL injection and can be abused by an attacker to gain SYS privileges.

Fix Information


Oracle was alerted to this flaw on the 22nd of August 2006. A patch has now been made available:

http://www.oracle.com/technology/deploy/security/critical-patch-updates/cpuo ct2007.html

NGSSQuirreL for Oracle, an advanced vulnerability assessment scanner designed specifically for Oracle, can be used to accurately determine whether your servers are vulnerable to this flaw. More information about NGSSQuirreL for Oracle can be found here:

http://www.ngssoftware.com/products/database-security/ngs-squirrel-oracle.ph p

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