Oracle Data Quality DscXB onloadstatechange Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2014-04-21T00:00:00
ID ZDI-14-108
Type zdi
Reporter Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
Modified 2014-11-09T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Oracle Data Quality. 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 TSS12.DscXB.XB ActiveX control. The issue lies in the ability to dereference arbitrary pointers from JavaScript. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.