ZDI-09-003: Oracle Secure Backup exec_qr() Command Injection Vulnerability

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


ZDI-09-003: Oracle Secure Backup exec_qr() Command Injection Vulnerability http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-003 January 14, 2009

-- Affected Vendors: Oracle

-- Affected Products: Oracle Secure Backup

-- Vulnerability Details: This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Oracle Secure Backup. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the routine exec_qr() defined in the web script login.php. The user-supplied variable $rbtool is improperly sanitized and later passed through a call to popen(), this can result in remote pre-authentication command injection.

-- Vendor Response: Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:


-- Disclosure Timeline: 2007-07-13 - Vulnerability reported to vendor 2009-01-14 - Coordinated public release of advisory

-- Credit: This vulnerability was discovered by: * Joxean Koret

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