TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative

Oracle Real User Experience Insight rsynclogdird SQL Injection Vulnerability

ZDI-11-016: January 18th, 2011


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Vulnerability Details

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary SQL on vulnerable installations of Oracle Real User Experience Insight. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within a portion of the application which parses log files. Due to the component escaping characters improperly when inserting into a UTF-8 database, a user can inject a quote and provide arbitrary SQL statements.

Vendor Response

Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:

Disclosure Timeline

    2010-02-02 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2011-01-18 - Coordinated public release of advisory


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