Advisory Details

April 21st, 2014

Oracle Data Quality DscXB onloadstatechange Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-14-108
ZDI-CAN-1935

CVE ID CVE-2014-2417
CVSS SCORE 7.5, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS Oracle
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Data Quality
TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 13217. 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 Data Quality. 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 TSS12.DscXB.XB ActiveX control. The issue lies in the ability to dereference arbitrary pointers from JavaScript. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.

VENDOR RESPONSE Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2014-1972952.html
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2013-07-23 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2014-04-21 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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