Vulnerability Note VU#982109

Oracle contains multiple SQL injection vulnerabilities

Original Release date: 19 Apr 2005 | Last revised: 29 Apr 2005

Overview

Oracle Database Server versions 9i and 10g contain flaws that may allow SQL injection with privileges of the SYSDBA user.

Description

Oracle Database Server versions 9i and 10g are vulnerable to SQL injection. These flaws may allow a local attacker with the ability to create function definitions to execute procedures or SQL queries and updates on the vulnerable database application with SYSDBA privileges. The vulnerabilities are not platform specific.

Impact

A local attacker with the ability to create function definitions may be able to exploit SQL injection flaws in order to execute procedures or queries with the privileges of the SYSDBA user. In addition, any remotely accessible service that utilizes the flawed Oracle components may expose the vulnerabilities to a remote attacker.

Solution

Apply An Update

Oracle Critical Patch Update April 2005 contains information on fixes, updates, and workarounds.

Systems Affected (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
Oracle CorporationAffected-19 Apr 2005
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CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group Score Vector
Base N/A N/A
Temporal N/A N/A
Environmental N/A N/A

References

Credit

Thanks to Esteban Martínez Fayó for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Ken MacInnis.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: Unknown
  • Date Public: 12 Apr 2005
  • Date First Published: 19 Apr 2005
  • Date Last Updated: 29 Apr 2005
  • Severity Metric: 1.89
  • Document Revision: 15

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