An unspecified vulnerability in Oracle's HTTP Server (Apache) may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to compromise system confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
Oracle Application Server and Database Server includes Apache as an HTTP server. There is an vulnerability in the version of Apache that ships with Oracle Database and Application Server. The details of this vulnerability are not clear. However, Oracle states this issue can allow an attacker to easily compromise system integrity and availability. In addition, system confidentiality may be at risk, however Oracle specifies that compromising confidentiality as difficult.
This issue is identified as DB31/AS05 in the Oracle Critical Patch Update for October 2005.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to may be able gain access to, and modify sensitive information, or cause a denial-of-service condition.
Apply the appropriate patch or upgrade as specified in the Oracle Critical Patch Update for October 2005.
Limit Access to HTTP Server
This document is based on information contained in the Oracle Critical Patch Update for October 2005
|Date First Published:||2005-10-21|
|Date Last Updated:||2005-10-21 17:50 UTC|