Advisory Details

November 10th, 2015

Oracle Beehive prepareAudioToPlay Arbitrary File Write Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-15-550
ZDI-CAN-3004

CVE ID
CVSS SCORE 10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS Oracle
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Beehive
TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 20160. 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 Beehive. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the voice-servlet's playAudioFile.jsp. The method prepareAudioToPlay contains vulnerable parameters allowing for an attacker to write arbitrary content to the web application. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of SYSTEM.

VENDOR RESPONSE Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2015-2367953.html
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2015-06-30 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2015-11-10 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Steven Seeley of Source Incite & sinn3r of Rapid7
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