Oracle BPEL Process Manager ScriptServlet Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-13-249: October 16th, 2013
BPEL Process Manager
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Oracle BPEL Process Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the ScriptServlet. It suffers of a directory traversal vulnerability inside the query string which can lead to disclosure of credentials. By abusing this behavior an attacker can disclose administrative credentials and possibly leverage this situation to achieve remote code execution.
Vendor ResponseOracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2013-02-22 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2013-10-16 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod