Advisory Details

January 25th, 2016

Oracle Application Testing Suite DownloadServlet exportFileName Parameter Directory Traversal Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ZDI-16-040
ZDI-CAN-3308

CVE ID CVE-2016-0486
CVSS SCORE 7.8, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
AFFECTED VENDORS Oracle
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Application Testing Suite
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 21205. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to exfiltrate arbitrary files on vulnerable installations of Oracle Application Testing Suite. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the DownloadServlet servlet. By providing an exportFileName parameter containing a directory traversal where the downloadType is specified as OTMExportFile, an attacker can exfiltrate arbitrary files from the system.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2015-10-01 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2016-01-25 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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