Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] Advisory #DSECRG-09-001

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2009-01-16T00:00:00


Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] Advisory #DSECRG-09-001

Application: Oracle Application Server (SOA) Versions Affected: Oracle Application Server (SOA) version
Vendor URL: Bugs: XSS Exploits: YES Reported: 10.01.2008 Vendor response: 11.01.2008 Date of Public Advisory: 13.01.2009 CVE: CVE-2008-4014 Description: XSS IN BPELCONSOLE/DEFAULT/ACTIVITIES.JSP Author: Alexandr Polyakov Digital Security Reasearch Group [DSecRG] (research [at] dsec [dot] ru)


Linked XSS vulnerability found in BPEL module of Oracle Application Server (Oracle SOA Suite).


Linked XSS vulnerability found in BPEL module. In page BPELConsole/default/activities.jsp attacker can inject XSS by appending it to URL



Attacker must send injected link to administrator and get adminiatrators cookie.

Code with injected XSS:

</th> <th id="activityLabel" class="ListHeader" align="left" nowrap> <a href='activities.jsp?'><script>alert('DSecRG_XSS')</script>=DSecRG&orderBy=label' class=HeaderLink> Activity Label </a> </th>

Fix Information

Information was published in CPU January 2009. All customers can download CPU petches following instructions from:


Oracle give a credits for Alexander Polyakov from Digital Security Company in CPU January 2009.


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