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Oracle Endeca Information Discovery Integrator ETL Server MoveFile Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-15-353: July 20th, 2015

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Vulnerability Details


This vulnerability allows remote attackers the ability to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable instances of Oracle Endeca Information Discovery. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability but an authentication bypass is known.

The specific flaw exists in the handling of the MoveFile endpoint. The issue lies in the failure to properly sanitize the path of files. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to read server configuration files. This exfiltrated information can then be used to access the system with the privileges of the clover server.

Vendor Response

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

Disclosure Timeline

    2015-02-25 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2015-07-20 - Coordinated public release of advisory

Credit

This vulnerability was discovered by:
    Steven Seeley of Source Incite