Oracle Event Processing FileUploadServlet Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2014-04-21T00:00:00
ID ZDI-14-106
Type zdi
Reporter Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)
Modified 2014-06-22T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Oracle Event Processing. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the FileUploadServlet class. The class contains a method that does not properly sanitize input allowing for directory traversal. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to write files under the context of the user and achieve remote code execution.