Oracle WebCenter Forms Recognition Sssplt30.ocx ActiveX Control Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilty

2012-04-19T00:00:00
ID ZDI-12-073
Type zdi
Reporter Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
Modified 2012-11-09T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Oracle WebCenter Forms Recognition. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.

The specific flaw exists within the Oracle WebCenter Forms Recognition Sssplt30.ocx ActiveX Control SaveLayout() method. This method allows the creation of replacement of local files with some user controlled data. This can be used to execute remote code under the context of the current user.