Advisory Details

May 29th, 2013

Oracle Document Capture BlackIceDevMode.ocx ActiveX Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-13-091
ZDI-CAN-1551

CVE ID CVE-2013-1516
CVSS SCORE 6.4, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
AFFECTED VENDORS Oracle
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Document Capture
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 12932. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Oracle Document Capture. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.

The specific flaw exists within the BlackIceDevMode.ocx ActiveX control. This component performs insufficient bounds checking on user-supplied data passed in the SetAnnotationFont() method which results in stack corruption. This corruption can be leveraged to achieve code execution under the context of the process.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2013-1899555.html
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2012-11-21 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2013-05-29 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Francis Provencher From Protek Research Lab's
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