|CVSS SCORE||8.1, (AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)|
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to escalate privileges on affected installations of Oracle E-Business Suite Human Resources. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the Organization Hierarchy Viewer. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied string before using it to construct SQL queries. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and reset the password for the SYSADMIN user.
Oracle has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||John Simpson of Trend Micro Security Research