Oracle Endeca Information Discovery Integrator ETL Server UploadFileContent Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-15-355: July 20th, 2015
This vulnerability allows remote attackers 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 within the handling of file uploads using UploadFileContent. The issue lies in the failure to sanitize the path of files uploaded, allowing for them to be placed at an attacker controlled location. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the clover server.
Vendor ResponseOracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2015-02-25 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2015-07-20 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Steven Seeley of Source Incite